NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

SUPERVALU Inc

(NYSE:

SVU

) is tomorrow, August 30, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $7.18 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.3%.

The average volume for SUPERVALU has been 6.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. SUPERVALU has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

retail

industry. Shares are down 27.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates retail food stores in the United States. Its stores offer grocery, general merchandise, health and beauty care, pharmacy, and fuel products.

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TheStreet Ratings rates SUPERVALU as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its generally weak debt management, disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, weak operating cash flow and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

SUPERVALU Ratings Report

.

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