NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Knoll (NYSE: KNL) is tomorrow, March 11, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 6 cents per share. At a price of $19.17 as of 10:21 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.2%.

The average volume for Knoll has been 282,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Knoll has a market cap of $948.3 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are up 20% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Knoll, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of workplace furnishings, textiles, and fine leathers for the workplace and home. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.4, equal to the average consumer durables industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.5.

TheStreet Ratings rates Knoll as buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally poor debt management on most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full Knoll Ratings Report.

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