NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (Nasdaq: KALU) is tomorrow, April 24, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 25 cents per share. At a price of $47.26 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.1%. The average volume for Kaiser Aluminum has been 124,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. Kaiser Aluminum has a market cap of $919.1 million and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 5.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production and sale of semi-fabricated specialty aluminum products. The company has a P/E ratio of 36.5, above the average metals & mining industry P/E ratio of 36.2 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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