The ex-dividend date for Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) is tomorrow, March 13, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $19.36 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 2.6%.
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 Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) is tomorrow, March 13, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $19.36 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.6%. The average volume for Huntsman has been 4.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Huntsman has a market cap of $4.66 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 21.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Huntsman Corporation and its subsidiaries engage in the manufacture and sale of differentiated organic and inorganic chemical products worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Polyurethanes, Performance Products, Advanced Materials, Textile Effects, and Pigments. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.7, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Huntsman as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Huntsman 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.