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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) is Monday, March 5, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 41 cents per share. At a price of $76.76 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.1%. The average volume for Stanley Black & Decker has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Stanley Black & Decker has a market cap of $11.8 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 13.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. provides hand tools, mechanical access solutions, and electronic security solutions. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.9, above the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 18 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.