NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Agilent Technologies (NYSE: A) is tomorrow, March 30, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 10 cents per share. At a price of $44.26 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.9%. The average volume for Agilent has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Agilent has a market cap of $14.83 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 27.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Agilent Technologies, Inc. provides bio-analytical and electronic measurement solutions to the communications, electronics, life sciences, and chemical analysis industries worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.4, above the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 14.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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