NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Evercore Partners Inc

(NYSE:

EVR

) is tomorrow, August 24, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $22.77 as of 9:43 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%.

The average volume for Evercore has been 346,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Evercore has a market cap of $605.7 million and is part of the

financial

sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are down 32.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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Evercore Partners Inc. operates as an independent investment banking advisory firm. The company has a P/E ratio of 44, above the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 43.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Evercore as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

Evercore Ratings Report

.

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