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Owners of Ingersoll-Rand (NYSE: IR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $53.52 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.6%. The average volume for Ingersoll-Rand has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Ingersoll-Rand has a market cap of $15.8 billion and is part of the industrial industry. Shares are up 11.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. 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. Ingersoll-Rand Public Limited Company engages in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of a diverse portfolio of industrial and commercial products in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.13. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Ingersoll-Rand a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Ingersoll-Rand as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Ingersoll-Rand Ratings Report now.