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Owners of UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE: UIL) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 43 cents per share. At a price of $39.68 as of 9:33 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.4%. The average volume for UIL Holdings Corporation has been 298,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. UIL Holdings Corporation has a market cap of $2.0 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 10.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. UIL Holdings Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates in the regulated utility businesses. It is involved in the purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity for residential, commercial, and industrial purposes in the southwestern part of the State of Connecticut. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.54. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate UIL Holdings Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates UIL Holdings Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full UIL Holdings Corporation Ratings Report now.