NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Integrys Energy Group

(NYSE:

TEG

) is tomorrow, February 24, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 68 cents per share. At a price of $49.49 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.5%.

The average volume for Integrys Energy Group has been 844,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Integrys Energy Group has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the

utilities

sector and

utilities

industry. Shares are up 1.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

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 22.6, above the average utilities industry P/E ratio of 22.2 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.2.

TheStreet Ratings rates Integrys Energy Group as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

Integrys Energy Group Ratings Report

.

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