NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for BP (NYSE: BP) is tomorrow, November 2, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 42 cents per share. At a price of $41.94 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.7%. The average volume for BP has been 11.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. BP has a market cap of $143.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 0% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. BP p.l.c. provides fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services, and petrochemicals products.
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