NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Lincare Holdings (Nasdaq: LNCR) is tomorrow, April 12, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 20 cents per share. At a price of $25.17 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%. The average volume for Lincare has been 625,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Lincare has a market cap of $2.19 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are down 1.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Lincare Holdings Inc. provides oxygen, respiratory, and other chronic therapy services to patients in the home. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.5, above the average health services industry P/E ratio of 13.2 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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