Agilent Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (A)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Agilent Technologies (NYSE: A) is tomorrow, December 27, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $57.69 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.9%.

The average volume for Agilent has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Agilent has a market cap of $18.99 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 39.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. provides bio-analytical and electronic measurement solutions and services to the life sciences, chemical analysis, diagnostics and genomics, communications, and electronics industries worldwide.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Agilent as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Agilent Ratings Report.

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