NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Jakks Pacific Incorporated (Nasdaq: JAKK) is tomorrow, March 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $15.94 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.6%. The average volume for Jakks Pacific has been 224,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Jakks Pacific has a market cap of $391 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 11% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. JAKKS Pacific, Inc. designs, produces, markets, and distributes toys and consumer products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 48.9, above the average consumer durables industry P/E ratio of 13.3 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Jakks Pacific as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid financial position based on a variety of debt and liquidity measures that we have evaluated. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Jakks Pacific Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.