) -- The ex-dividend date for

Omega Healthcare Investors



) is tomorrow, April 27, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 38 cents per share. At a price of $24.17 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 6.3%.

The average volume for Omega Healthcare Investors has been 800,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Omega Healthcare Investors has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the


sector and

real estate

industry. Shares are up 6.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. The company invests in healthcare facilities, principally long-term healthcare facilities in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 46, equal to the average real estate industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Omega Healthcare Investors as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

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