Owners of PerkinElmer (NYSE: PKI) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 7 cents per share. At a price of $34.23 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.8%. The average volume for PerkinElmer has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PerkinElmer has a market cap of $4.0 billion and is part of the health services industry. Shares are up 10% 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. PerkinElmer, Inc. provides products, services, and solutions to the diagnostics, research, environmental, industrial, and laboratory services markets worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Human Health and Environmental Health. The company has a P/E ratio of 58.18. TheStreet Ratings rates PerkinElmer 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, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full PerkinElmer Ratings Report now.