The ex-dividend date for Windstream (Nasdaq:WIN) is tomorrow, June 26, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $7.88 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 12.6%.
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 Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN) is tomorrow, June 26, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $7.88 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 12.6%. The average volume for Windstream has been 7.9 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Windstream has a market cap of $4.71 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are down 5.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Windstream Corporation provides communications and technology solutions in the United States. The company offers managed services and cloud computing services to businesses, as well as broadband, voice, and video services to consumers primarily in rural markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.4, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Windstream as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Windstream Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more..