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Owners of Vector Group (NYSE: VGR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 40 cents per share. At a price of $16.09 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 9.9%. The average volume for Vector Group has been 579,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Vector Group has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the tobacco industry. Shares are up 8.5% 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. Vector Group Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 46.14. Currently there are no analysts that rate Vector Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Vector Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Vector Group Ratings Report now.