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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Stewart (Nasdaq: STEI) is tomorrow, October 7, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 4 cents per share. At a price of $5.91 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.4%. The average volume for Stewart has been 532,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Stewart has a market cap of $507.3 million and is part of the services sector and diversified services industry. Shares are down 11.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Stewart Enterprises, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides funeral and cemetery products and services in the death care industry in the United States and Puerto Rico. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.7, equal to the average diversified services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.