) -- The ex-dividend date for

The Finish Line



) is tomorrow, February 23, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $17.34 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%.

The average volume for The Finish Line has been 877,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. The Finish Line has a market cap of $905.1 million and is part of the


sector and


industry. Shares are up 2.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Finish Line, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a mall-based specialty retailer in the United States. It engages in the retail of athletic casual footwear, apparel, and accessories for men, women, and kids under the Finish Line brand name. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.8, equal to the average retail industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 23.2.

TheStreet Ratings rates The Finish Line as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, revenue growth, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

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