NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (Nasdaq: LINC) is tomorrow, December 13, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 7 cents per share. At a price of $7.23 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.9%. The average volume for Lincoln Educational Services has been 220,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lincoln Educational Services has a market cap of $161.8 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 52.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Lincoln Educational Services Corporation provides career-oriented post-secondary education services in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 4.8, equal to the average diversified services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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