NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Big five Sporting Goods Corporation (Nasdaq: BGFV) is tomorrow, March 6, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $7.50 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.9%. The average volume for Big five Sporting Goods has been 103,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Big five Sporting Goods has a market cap of $176.4 million and is part of the services sector and specialty retail industry. Shares are down 28.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Big five Sporting Goods Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a sporting goods retailer in the western United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.6, above the average specialty retail industry P/E ratio of 11.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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