NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Assured Guaranty (NYSE: AGO) is tomorrow, February 14, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 11 cents per share. At a price of $22.58 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.9%.

The average volume for Assured Guaranty has been 2.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Assured Guaranty has a market cap of $4.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 3.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Assured Guaranty Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides credit protection products to public finance, infrastructure, and structured finance markets in the United States and internationally.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Assured Guaranty as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full Assured Guaranty Ratings Report.

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