NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Credicorp (NYSE: BAP) is tomorrow, April 15, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of $1.95 per share. At a price of $95.28 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%.

The average volume for Credicorp has been 420,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Credicorp has a market cap of $7.9 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 18.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Credicorp Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides commercial banking, insurance, and investment banking services in Peru and internationally. Its commercial banking services include finance, corporate finance, and leasing services. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.7, above the average banking industry P/E ratio of 13.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.4.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Credicorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins and increase in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full Credicorp Ratings Report.

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