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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for A.O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) is tomorrow, April 26, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 16 cents per share. At a price of $47.67 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.4%. The average volume for A.O. Smith has been 457,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. A.O. Smith has a market cap of $1.84 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are up 17.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. A. O. Smith Corporation engages in the manufacture and sale of water heaters and boilers to the residential and commercial markets primarily in the United States, Canada, and the People's Republic of China. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.1, above the average industrial industry P/E ratio of 7.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.