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Owners of Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) shares, as of market close today, will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $18.44 as of 9:42 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 7.7%. The average volume for Compass Diversified Holdings has been 104,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Compass Diversified Holdings has a market cap of $900.8 million and is part of the conglomerates industry. Shares are down 5.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Compass Diversified Holdings is a private equity firm specializing in acquisitions, buyouts, and middle market investments. It seeks to invest in manufacturing, distribution, consumer products, and business services sectors. The firm prefers to invest in companies based in North America. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.95. TheStreet Ratings rates Compass Diversified Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, notable return on equity and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Compass Diversified Holdings Ratings Report now.