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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for EOG Resources (NYSE: EOG) is tomorrow, October 13, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 16 cents per share. At a price of $80.63 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.8%. The average volume for EOG has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. EOG has a market cap of $21.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 12.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. EOG Resources, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas and crude oil primarily in the United States, Canada, the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom, and the People's Republic of China. The company has a P/E ratio of 50.9, below the average energy industry P/E ratio of 51.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.