NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Alaska Communications Systems Group (Nasdaq: ALSK) is tomorrow, March 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $3.35 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 6%. The average volume for Alaska Communications Systems Group has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Alaska Communications Systems Group has a market cap of $130.2 million and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 11.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. provides integrated communications services primarily in Alaska. The company operates in two segments, Wireline and Wireless. The company has a P/E ratio of 336, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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