Owners of NV Energy (NYSE: NVE) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 19 cents per share. At a price of $23.81 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.2%. The average volume for NV Energy has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. NV Energy has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 31.2% 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. NV Energy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electric energy in Nevada. The company generates electricity from its gas, oil, and coal generating units. It also delivers natural gas service. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.54. TheStreet Ratings rates NV Energy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full NV Energy Ratings Report now.