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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for DCT Industrial (NYSE: DCT) is tomorrow, April 3, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 7 cents per share. At a price of $5.88 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.8%. The average volume for DCT Industrial has been three million shares per day over the past 30 days. DCT Industrial has a market cap of $1.39 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 15.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. DCT Industrial Trust Inc. operates as a publicly owned real estate investment trust. The firm provides its services to companies. Through its fund, it engages in the ownership, operation, and development of real estate properties. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.