NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Capitol Federal Financial

(Nasdaq:

CFFN

) is tomorrow, February 1, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $11.70 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.6%.

The average volume for Capitol Federal Financial has been 922,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Capitol Federal Financial has a market cap of $1.94 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

banking

industry. Shares are up 0.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. operates as the holding company for Capitol Federal Savings Bank that provides various banking products and services in Kansas. The company has a P/E ratio of 48.2, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Capitol Federal Financial as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, expanding profit margins and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

Capitol Federal Financial Ratings Report

.

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