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Owners of Chemed Corporation (NYSE: CHE) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $67.00 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%. The average volume for Chemed Corporation has been 272,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Chemed Corporation has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the health services industry. Shares are down 1.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. 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. Chemed Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates in the healthcare, and repair and maintenance fields in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Vitas and Roto-Rooter. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.31. TheStreet Ratings rates Chemed Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Chemed Corporation Ratings Report now.