NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Janus Capital Group

(NYSE:

JNS

) is tomorrow, July 27, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $9.09 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%.

The average volume for Janus Capital Group has been four million shares per day over the past 30 days. Janus Capital Group has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are down 30.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Janus Capital Group, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company with approximately $167.7 billion in assets under management. It also provides retirement planning, investment planning, tax planning, investment for college, and tax planning services to its clients. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.9, equal to the average financial services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Janus Capital Group as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. You can view the full

Janus Capital Group Ratings Report

.

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