NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Trustmark Corporation

(Nasdaq:

TRMK

) is tomorrow, August 30, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 23 cents per share. At a price of $20.86 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.6%.

The average volume for Trustmark has been 347,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Trustmark has a market cap of $1.3 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

banking

industry. Shares are down 17.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Trustmark Corporation operates as the bank holding company for Trustmark National Bank, which provides banking and financial solutions to individuals and corporate institutions in Florida, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Texas. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.1, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

  • Practice your dividend trading strategies and win cash in our stock game.

TheStreet Ratings rates Trustmark as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations, notable return on equity and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

Trustmark Ratings Report

.

See our

dividend calendar

or

top-yielding stocks list

.

null