NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Integrys Energy Group Inc

(NYSE:

TEG

) is Monday, August 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 68 cents per share. At a price of $49.05 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.4%.

The average volume for Integrys Energy Group has been 537,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Integrys Energy Group has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the

utilities

sector and

utilities

industry. Shares are up 1.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Integrys Energy Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a regulated electric and natural gas utility company in the United States and Canada. It provides natural gas utility services in Chicago, Wisconsin, Michigan, and Minnesota. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.1, equal to the average utilities industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Integrys Energy 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 notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Integrys Energy Group Ratings Report

.

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