NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Arbitron Corporation (NYSE: ARB) is tomorrow, December 13, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $36.14 as of 9:39 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%. The average volume for Arbitron has been 169,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Arbitron has a market cap of $989.6 million and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 10.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Arbitron Inc. provides media and marketing information services. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.2, equal to the average media industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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