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Owners of Exelis (NYSE: XLS) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $12.12 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.4%. The average volume for Exelis has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Exelis has a market cap of $2.3 billion and is part of the telecommunications industry. Shares are up 6.8% 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. Exelis Inc. provides command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, and surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) related products and systems in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.48. TheStreet Ratings rates Exelis as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, poor profit margins and feeble growth in its earnings per share. You can view the full Exelis Ratings Report now.