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Owners of BGC Partners (NASDAQ: BGCP) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $5.79 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 8.3%. The average volume for BGC Partners has been 2.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. BGC Partners has a market cap of $769.8 million and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 67.1% 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. BGC Partners, Inc. operates as a brokerage company, primarily servicing the wholesale financial and real estate markets. It operates through two segments, Financial Services and Real Estate Services. The company has a P/E ratio of 41.29. TheStreet Ratings rates BGC Partners as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and poor profit margins. You can view the full BGC Partners Ratings Report now.