NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Diana Containerships (Nasdaq: DCIX) is tomorrow, March 6, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $6.56 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5%. The average volume for Diana Containerships has been 141,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Diana Containerships has a market cap of $162.9 million and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 21.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Diana Containerships Inc. owns and operates containerships in Greece. The company engages in the seaborne transportation of semi-finished and finished consumer and industrial products. The company has a P/E ratio of 29, below the average transportation industry P/E ratio of 47.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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