Jones Group Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (JNY)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Jones Group (NYSE: JNY) is tomorrow, February 22, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $10 as of 10 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%.

The average volume for Jones Group has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Jones Group has a market cap of $738.4 million and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 6.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Jones Group Inc. engages in the design, marketing, and wholesale of apparel, footwear, jeanswear, jewelry, and handbags. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.6, below the average retail industry P/E ratio of 24 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Jones Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. You can view the full Jones Group Ratings Report.

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