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Owners of Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ: CATY) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 7 cents per share. At a price of $24.14 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.2%. The average volume for Cathay General Bancorp has been 377,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Cathay General Bancorp has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the banking industry. Shares are down 10.6% 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. Cathay General Bancorp operates as the holding company for Cathay Bank, which offers various commercial banking products and services for individuals, professionals, and small to medium-sized businesses in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.73. TheStreet Ratings rates Cathay General Bancorp as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and increase in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. You can view the full Cathay General Bancorp Ratings Report now.