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Owners of Vanguard Natural Resources (NASDAQ: VNR) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $28.93 as of 9:32 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 8.6%. The average volume for Vanguard Natural Resources has been 303,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Vanguard Natural Resources has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the energy industry. Shares are up 11.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC, through its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition and development of oil and natural gas properties in the United States. TheStreet Ratings rates Vanguard Natural Resources as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and generally higher debt management risk. You can view the full Vanguard Natural Resources Ratings Report now.