NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Yum Brands (NYSE: YUM) is tomorrow, April 11, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 28 cents per share. At a price of $69.66 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.6%. The average volume for Yum has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Yum has a market cap of $28.68 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 18.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. YUM! Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a quick service restaurant company in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.1, above the average leisure industry P/E ratio of 24.4 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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