NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Dillards

(NYSE:

DDS

) is tomorrow, September 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $47.94 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.4%.

The average volume for Dillards has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Dillards has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

retail

industry. Shares are up 18.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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Dillard's, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an apparel and home furnishing retailer in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.8, below the average retail industry P/E ratio of 12.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Dillards 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, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full

Dillards Ratings Report

.

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