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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) is tomorrow, March 7, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $31.87 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%. The average volume for Johnson Controls has been 5.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Johnson Controls has a market cap of $21.6 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and automotive industry. Shares are up 4.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Johnson Controls, Inc. engages in building efficiency, automotive experience, and power solutions businesses worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8, above the average automotive industry P/E ratio of 13.2 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.