NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for CEC Entertainment (NYSE: CEC) is Tuesday, September 6, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $29.35 as of 10 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.6%.

The average volume for CEC Entertainment has been 168,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. CEC Entertainment has a market cap of $602.8 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 22.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

CEC Entertainment, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises family dining and entertainment centers under the name 'Chuck E. Cheese's' in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.9, equal to the average leisure industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates CEC Entertainment as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full CEC Entertainment Ratings Report.

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