Owners of Brinker International (NYSE: EAT) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $35.07 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.4%. The average volume for Brinker International has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Brinker International has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the leisure industry. Shares are up 11.6% 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. Brinker International, Inc. owns, develops, operates, and franchises various restaurant brands primarily in the United States. It operates the restaurants under the Chili's Grill & Bar and Maggiano's Little Italy brand names. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.85. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Brinker International a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Brinker International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full Brinker International Ratings Report now.