The ex-dividend date for ABB (NYSE:ABB) is tomorrow, April 30, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 72 cents per share. At a price of $23.14 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 3.1%.
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 ABB (NYSE: ABB) is tomorrow, April 30, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 72 cents per share. At a price of $23.14 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%. The average volume for ABB has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. ABB has a market cap of $52.42 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 9.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. ABB Ltd provides power and automation technologies for utility and industrial customers worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates ABB as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full ABB Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100% See his top picks for 14-days FREE.