Owners of Rent-A-Center (NASDAQ: RCII) shares, as of market close today, will be eligible for a dividend of 23 cents per share. At a price of $28.43 as of 9:45 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.2%. The average volume for Rent-A-Center has been 700,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Rent-A-Center has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the specialty retail industry. Shares are down 14% 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. Rent-A-Center, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, leases household durable goods to customers on a rent-to-own basis. The company operates in four segments: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, International, and Franchising. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.73. TheStreet Ratings rates Rent-A-Center as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, 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 sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Rent-A-Center Ratings Report now.