Owners of C.R. Bard (NYSE: BCR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $112.04 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.7%. The average volume for C.R. Bard has been 616,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. C.R. Bard has a market cap of $9.0 billion and is part of the health services industry. Shares are up 14.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. C. R. Bard, Inc. designs, manufactures, packages, distributes, and sells medical, surgical, diagnostic, and patient care devices worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.86. TheStreet Ratings rates C.R. Bard as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full C.R. Bard Ratings Report now.