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Owners of Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 14 cents per share. At a price of $19.98 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.8%. The average volume for Gentex Corporation has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Gentex Corporation has a market cap of $2.9 billion and is part of the automotive industry. Shares are up 5.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. 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. Gentex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets electro-optical products for the automotive, commercial building, and aircraft industries primarily in the United States, Germany, and Japan. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.10. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Gentex Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Gentex Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Gentex Corporation Ratings Report now.