Owners of Pepco Holdings (NYSE: POM) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 27 cents per share. At a price of $18.55 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.8%. The average volume for Pepco Holdings has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Pepco Holdings has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are down 5.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Pepco Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the transmission, distribution, and supply of electricity. The company also distributes and supplies natural gas. TheStreet Ratings rates Pepco Holdings as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its generally strong cash flow from operations. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally higher debt management risk. You can view the full Pepco Holdings Ratings Report now.