NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) is tomorrow, February 29, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 52 cents per share. At a price of $63.53 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.3%. The average volume for PepsiCo has been 6.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. PepsiCo has a market cap of $103.5 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and food & beverage industry. Shares are down 4.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. PepsiCo, Inc. engages in the manufacture, marketing, and sale of foods, snacks, and carbonated and non-carbonated beverages worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.4, below the average food & beverage industry P/E ratio of 16.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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