NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII) is tomorrow, October 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 23 cents per share. At a price of $64.99 as of 2:16 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.5%. The average volume for Polaris has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Polaris has a market cap of $4.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 58.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Polaris Industries Inc. designs, engineers, and manufactures off-road vehicles. It offers all terrain vehicles and side-by-side vehicles for recreational and utility use; snowmobiles; and on-road vehicles, including motorcycles and low emission vehicles. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.1, equal to the average automotive industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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