The ex-dividend date for CA (Nasdaq:CA) is tomorrow, May 21, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $27.64 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 3.7%.
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 CA (Nasdaq: CA) is tomorrow, May 21, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $27.64 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.7%. The average volume for CA has been 3.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CA has a market cap of $12.37 billion and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 24.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. CA Technologies, together with its subsidiaries, provides enterprise information technology (IT) management software and solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Mainframe Solutions, Enterprise Solutions, and Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.2, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates CA 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, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full CA 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.