NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Strayer Education

(Nasdaq:

STRA

) is tomorrow, November 23, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of $1 per share. At a price of $96.11 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.2%.

The average volume for Strayer has been 240,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Strayer has a market cap of $1.15 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

diversified services

industry. Shares are down 36.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Strayer Education, Inc., through its subsidiary, Strayer University, provides post-secondary education services for working adults. It offers various academic programs in traditional classrooms and through the Internet. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.8, above the average diversified services industry P/E ratio of 10.4 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Strayer as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally poor debt management and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full

Strayer Ratings Report

.

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