Owners of Brinker International (NYSE: EAT) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 24 cents per share. At a price of $46.58 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%. The average volume for Brinker International has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Brinker International has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the leisure industry. Shares are up 50.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Brinker International, Inc. owns, develops, operates, and franchises full-service casual dining restaurants under the Chili's Grill & Bar and Maggiano's Little Italy brands primarily in the United States. As of September 25, 2013, it owned, operated, or franchised 1,596 restaurants. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.81. TheStreet Ratings rates Brinker International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income and reasonable valuation levels. 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.