NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Dynex Capital (NYSE: DX) is tomorrow, April 3, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 28 cents per share. At a price of $9.55 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 11.8%. The average volume for Dynex has been 227,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Dynex has a market cap of $379.6 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 4.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Dynex Capital, Inc. operates as a mortgage real estate investment trust (REIT). The company has a P/E ratio of 9.2, above the average real estate industry P/E ratio of 8.5 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Dynex as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full Dynex Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.