NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Hugoton Royalty (NYSE: HGT) is tomorrow, April 27, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $24.15 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.1%. The average volume for Hugoton Royalty has been 177,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hugoton Royalty has a market cap of $966.3 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 14.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Hugoton Royalty Trust operates as an express trust in the United States. It holds a 80% net profits interests in certain natural gas producing working interest properties of XTO Energy Inc. XTO Energy Inc. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.6, equal to the average energy industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.7.
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