) -- The ex-dividend date for

Omega Healthcare Investors



) is tomorrow, July 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 40 cents per share. At a price of $21.13 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 7.6%.

The average volume for Omega Healthcare Investors has been 783,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Omega Healthcare Investors has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the


sector and

real estate

industry. Shares are down 5.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

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 105.2, equal to the average real estate industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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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 and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, feeble growth in the company's earnings per share and deteriorating net income. You can view the full

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