NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Evercore Partners Inc (NYSE: EVR) is tomorrow, November 22, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $25.23 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%.

The average volume for Evercore has been 283,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Evercore has a market cap of $713.9 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 24.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Evercore Partners Inc. operates as an independent investment banking advisory firm. The company has a P/E ratio of 65, above the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 61.9 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Evercore as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its robust revenue growth -- not just in the most recent periods but in previous quarters as well. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, poor profit margins and unimpressive growth in net income. You can view the full Evercore Ratings Report.

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