NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Reliance Steel and Aluminum (NYSE: RS) is tomorrow, February 29, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $54.55 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%. The average volume for Reliance Steel and Aluminum has been 676,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Reliance Steel and Aluminum has a market cap of $4.08 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 11.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. operates metals service centers. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.9, below the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 13 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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