NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Owens & Minor (NYSE: OMI) is tomorrow, March 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 22 cents per share. At a price of $30.29 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3%. The average volume for Owens & Minor has been 573,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Owens & Minor has a market cap of $1.91 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 8.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Owens & Minor, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides distribution, third-party logistics, and other supply-chain management services to healthcare providers and suppliers of medical and surgical products. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.4, below the average wholesale industry P/E ratio of 16.8 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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