The ex-dividend date for KKR (NYSE:KKR) is tomorrow, February 14, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 70 cents per share. At a price of $18.07 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 15.8%.
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for KKR (NYSE: KKR) is tomorrow, February 14, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 70 cents per share. At a price of $18.07 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 15.8%. The average volume for KKR has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. KKR has a market cap of $4.31 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 16.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is a private equity investment firm specializing in acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, special situations, growth equity, mature, and middle market investments. The company has a P/E ratio of eight, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates KKR as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. You can view the full KKR Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. It's Official: Action Alerts PLUS beats the S&P 500 with Dividends Reinvested! Cramer and Link were up 16.72% in 2012. Were you? See what they are trading for 14-days FREE.