NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Dick's Sporting Goods

(NYSE:

DKS

) is tomorrow, February 29, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $45.32 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%.

The average volume for Dick's Sporting Goods has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dick's Sporting Goods has a market cap of $4 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

specialty retail

industry. Shares are up 22.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc. operates as a sporting goods retailer in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2, above the average specialty retail industry P/E ratio of 21.5 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Dick's Sporting Goods as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full

Dick's Sporting Goods Ratings Report

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