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Owners of Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE: PNY) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 32 cents per share. At a price of $35.03 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.6%. The average volume for Piedmont Natural Gas Company has been 290,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Piedmont Natural Gas Company has a market cap of $2.8 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 6.5% 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. Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc., an energy services company, distributes natural gas in the United States. It operates in two segments, Regulated Utility and Non-Utility Activities. TheStreet Ratings rates Piedmont Natural Gas Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full Piedmont Natural Gas Company Ratings Report now.