Owners of AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 90 cents per share. At a price of $51.31 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.5%. The average volume for AstraZeneca has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. AstraZeneca has a market cap of $63.5 billion and is part of the drugs industry. Shares are up 7.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. AstraZeneca PLC engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of prescription medicines for cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, neuroscience, infection, oncology, and respiratory and inflammation diseases worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.17. TheStreet Ratings rates AstraZeneca 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, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, 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 AstraZeneca Ratings Report now.