NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Chico's FAS (NYSE: CHS) is tomorrow, December 1, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $10.56 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.9%. The average volume for Chico's FAS has been 3.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Chico's FAS has a market cap of $1.72 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 14.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Chico's FAS, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of casual-to-dressy clothing, intimates, complementary accessories, and other non-clothing gift items. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.3, above the average retail industry P/E ratio of 13.2 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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