NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

TAL International Group Incorporated

(NYSE:

TAL

) is tomorrow, March 1, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 45 cents per share. At a price of $34.83 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.3%.

The average volume for TAL International Group has been 150,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. TAL International Group has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the

services

sector and

diversified services

industry. Shares are up 11.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TAL International Group, Inc. engages in the lease of intermodal containers and chassis. It operates in two segments, Equipment Leasing and Equipment Trading. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.1, equal to the average diversified services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 22.6.

TheStreet Ratings rates TAL International Group as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally poor debt management on most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full

TAL International Group Ratings Report

.

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