Owners of Excel (NYSE: EXL) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $11.64 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 6.1%. The average volume for Excel has been 146,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Excel has a market cap of $556.4 million and is part of the real estate industry. Shares are down 8.8% 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. Excel Trust, Inc. engages in financing, developing, leasing, owning and managing community and power centers, grocery anchored neighborhood centers and freestanding retail properties. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in San Diego, California. TheStreet Ratings rates Excel as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. You can view the full Excel Ratings Report now.