The ex-dividend date for Avon Products (NYSE:AVP) is tomorrow, February 22, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 6 cents per share. At a price of $20.39 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.2%.
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 Avon Products (NYSE: AVP) is tomorrow, February 22, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 6 cents per share. At a price of $20.39 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.2%. The average volume for Avon has been 6.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Avon has a market cap of $8.94 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 44.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Avon Products, Inc. manufactures and markets beauty and related products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Avon as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Avon 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.
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