Greenhill Stock To Go Ex-dividend Monday (GHL)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Greenhill (NYSE: GHL) is Monday, June 4, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 45 cents per share. At a price of $33.88 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.3%.

The average volume for Greenhill has been 382,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Greenhill has a market cap of $991 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 4.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Greenhill & Co., Inc., an independent investment bank, provides financial advice on mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, financings, and capital raising to corporations, partnerships, institutions, and governments worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.9, equal to the average financial services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Greenhill as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. You can view the full Greenhill Ratings Report.

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