NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Hartford Financial Services Group Inc

(NYSE:

HIG

) is tomorrow, November 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $16.26 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.6%.

The average volume for Hartford Financial Services Group has been 9.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hartford Financial Services Group has a market cap of $7.29 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

insurance

industry. Shares are down 41.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides insurance and financial services in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.3, below the average insurance industry P/E ratio of 7.7 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Hartford Financial Services Group as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Hartford Financial Services Group Ratings Report

.

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