NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Virgin Media (Nasdaq: VMED) is tomorrow, March 10, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 4 cents per share. At a price of $27.92 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.6%. The average volume for Virgin Media has been 3.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Virgin Media has a market cap of $8.9 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are up 2.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Virgin Media Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides of entertainment and communications services in the United Kingdom. The company operates through three segments: Consumer, Business, and Content. TheStreet Ratings rates Virgin Media as hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Virgin Media Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.
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