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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Fulton Financial (Nasdaq: FULT) is tomorrow, September 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $8.42 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.5%. The average volume for Fulton Financial has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Fulton Financial has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are down 20% 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 12.1, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.