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Owners of Old Republic International (NYSE: ORI) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $12.29 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 6%. The average volume for Old Republic International has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Old Republic International has a market cap of $3.1 billion and is part of the insurance industry. Shares are up 13.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. 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. Old Republic International Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in underwriting insurance products in the United States and Canada. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Old Republic International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Old Republic International as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's net income has been quite unimpressive. You can view the full Old Republic International Ratings Report now.