NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Susquehanna

(Nasdaq:

SUSQ

) is tomorrow, April 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 2 cents per share. At a price of $9.37 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.8%.

The average volume for Susquehanna has been 825,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Susquehanna has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

banking

industry. Shares are down 2.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides retail and commercial banking, and financial services in the mid-Atlantic region. The company has a P/E ratio of 72.5, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.9.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Susquehanna as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. You can view the full

Susquehanna Ratings Report

.

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