NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for UniSource Energy Corporation (NYSE: UNS) is tomorrow, May 17, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 42 cents per share. At a price of $38.18 as of 10:02 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.4%. The average volume for UniSource Energy has been 219,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. UniSource Energy has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 6.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. UniSource Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as an electric utility in Arizona. It operates through three segments: TEP, UNS Gas, and UNS Electric. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.1, equal to the average utilities industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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