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Owners of First American Financial (NYSE: FAF) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $24.58 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%. The average volume for First American Financial has been 1.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. First American Financial has a market cap of $2.6 billion and is part of the insurance industry. Shares are up 1.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. First American Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides financial services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Title Insurance and Services, and Specialty Insurance. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.80. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates First American Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates First American Financial as a buy. 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, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full First American Financial Ratings Report now.