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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for H.B. Fuller Company (NYSE: FUL) is tomorrow, April 24, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $32.14 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1%. The average volume for H.B. Fuller has been 465,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. H.B. Fuller has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and chemicals industry. Shares are up 41.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. H.B. Fuller Company formulates, manufactures, and markets adhesives, sealants, paints, and other specialty chemical products worldwide. It offers specialty adhesives, such as thermoplastic, thermoset, water-based, and solvent-based products. The company has a P/E ratio of 18, above the average chemicals industry P/E ratio of 17.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.