NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Fulton Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: FULT) is tomorrow, March 24, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of four cents per share. At a price of $10.80 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.4%. The average volume for Fulton Financial has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Fulton Financial has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 4.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Fulton Financial Corporation operates as a multi-bank holding company that offers retail and commercial banking products and services in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Virginia. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.7, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.1.
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