NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Schweitzer-Mauduit International (NYSE: SWM) is tomorrow, August 25, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $55.88 as of 9:53 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%. The average volume for Schweitzer-Mauduit International has been 175,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Schweitzer-Mauduit International has a market cap of $868.5 million and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 12% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. manufactures and sells paper and reconstituted tobacco products to the tobacco industry, as well as specialized paper products for use in other applications. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.3, below the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 15 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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