Owners of CME Group (NASDAQ: CME) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 45 cents per share. At a price of $79.58 as of 9:40 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%. The average volume for CME Group has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. CME Group has a market cap of $27.2 billion and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 58% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. CME Group Inc. operates the CME, CBOT, NYMEX COMEX, and KCBT futures exchanges worldwide. It operates CBOT exchange, a marketplace for trading agricultural and the U.S. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.41. TheStreet Ratings rates CME Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. You can view the full CME Group Ratings Report now.