Owners of KKR (NYSE: KKR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 42 cents per share. At a price of $20.89 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 7.8%. The average volume for KKR has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. KKR has a market cap of $5.5 billion and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 36.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. is a private equity investment firm specializing in acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, special situations, growth equity, mature, and middle market investments. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.49. TheStreet Ratings rates KKR as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full KKR Ratings Report now.