NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for TAL International Group Incorporated (NYSE: TAL) is tomorrow, November 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 52 cents per share. At a price of $26.24 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 8.2%. The average volume for TAL International Group has been 376,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. TAL International Group has a market cap of $877.1 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 18.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. TAL International Group, Inc. engages in leasing intermodal containers and chassis worldwide. It operates through two segments, Equipment Leasing and Equipment Trading. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.4, below the average diversified services industry P/E ratio of 7.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates TAL International Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally poor debt management on most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full TAL International Group Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.