NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Argo Group International Holdings

(Nasdaq:

AGII

) is tomorrow, February 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $29.61 as of 9:59 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.6%.

The average volume for Argo Group International has been 103,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Argo Group International has a market cap of $877.2 million and is part of the

financial

sector and

insurance

industry. Shares are up 3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. underwrites specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market worldwide.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Argo Group International as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Argo Group International Ratings Report

.

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