NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Cohen & Steers

(NYSE:

CNS

) is tomorrow, March 27, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $31.84 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.3%.

The average volume for Cohen & Steers has been 191,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cohen & Steers has a market cap of $1.36 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are up 9.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Cohen & Steers, Inc. provides investment management services to individual and institutional investors through a range of investment vehicles. The company manages portfolios specializing in U.S. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.8, below the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 26.9 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Cohen & Steers as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and solid stock price performance. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full

Cohen & Steers Ratings Report

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