NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Harte-Hanks (NYSE: HHS) is tomorrow, September 9, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $7.99 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.4%. The average volume for Harte-Hanks has been 370,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Harte-Hanks has a market cap of $457.1 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 43% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Harte-Hanks, Inc. operates as a direct and targeted marketing company that provides direct marketing services and shopper advertising opportunities to local, regional, national, and international customer and business-to-business marketers. The company has a P/E ratio of 10, above the average media industry P/E ratio of 9.8 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Harte-Hanks as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its revenue growth. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Harte-Hanks Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.