CEC Entertainment Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (CEC)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for CEC Entertainment (NYSE: CEC) is tomorrow, June 5, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 22 cents per share. At a price of $34.06 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.5%.

The average volume for CEC Entertainment has been 142,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. CEC Entertainment has a market cap of $639.5 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 1.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

CEC Entertainment, Inc. develops, operates, and franchises family dining and entertainment centers under the Chuck E. Cheese's name in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.7, below the average leisure industry P/E ratio of 11.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates CEC Entertainment as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally poor debt management on most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full CEC Entertainment Ratings Report.

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