NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Harte-Hanks (NYSE: HHS) is tomorrow, November 30, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $8.67 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.9%. The average volume for Harte-Hanks has been 277,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Harte-Hanks has a market cap of $517 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 32.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. 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 11.6, equal to the average media industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Harte-Hanks as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full Harte-Hanks Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.