) -- The ex-dividend date for

Robert Half International



) is tomorrow, February 23, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 14 cents per share. At a price of $32.22 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.7%.

The average volume for Robert Half International has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Robert Half International has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the


sector and

diversified services

industry. Shares are up 6.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Robert Half International Inc. provides staffing and risk consulting services in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Its Accountemps division provides temporary staffing of accounting, tax, and finance personnel. The company has a P/E ratio of 74.1, equal to the average diversified services industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.2.

TheStreet Ratings rates Robert Half International as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full

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