NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Weingarten Realty Investors

(NYSE:

WRI

) is tomorrow, November 30, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 28 cents per share. At a price of $19.95 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.6%.

The average volume for Weingarten Realty Investors has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Weingarten Realty Investors has a market cap of $2.36 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

real estate

industry. Shares are down 16.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Weingarten Realty Investors operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). The company engages in the management, acquisition, and development of real estate. It operates in two segments, Shopping Center and Industrial.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Weingarten Realty Investors as a

hold

. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid financial position based on a variety of debt and liquidity measures that we have evaluated. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full

Weingarten Realty Investors Ratings Report

.

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