) -- The ex-dividend date for

SWS Group



) is Monday, June 13, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of one cent per share. At a price of $6.14 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.7%.

The average volume for SWS Group has been 253,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. SWS Group has a market cap of $198.7 million and is part of the


sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are up 20.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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SWS Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various financial services in the United States. The company operates in four segments: Clearing, Retail, Institutional, and Banking.

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TheStreet Ratings rates SWS Group as a


. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its disappointing return on equity, poor profit margins, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. You can view the full

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