Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Fifth Third Bancorp (Nasdaq: FITB) is tomorrow, September 26, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $15.68 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.6%. The average volume for Fifth Third has been 9.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Fifth Third has a market cap of $14.31 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 22.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Fifth Third Bancorp operates as a diversified financial services holding company in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.9, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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