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 CF Industries Holdings (NYSE: CF) is tomorrow, May 15, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 40 cents per share. At a price of $190.92 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.8%. The average volume for CF has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CF has a market cap of $11.56 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are down 5.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. CF Industries Holdings, Inc. manufactures and distributes nitrogen and phosphate fertilizer products worldwide. It operates in two segments, Nitrogen and Phosphate. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.6, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates CF 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, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full CF 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.