NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Susquehanna (Nasdaq: SUSQ) is tomorrow, April 27, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $9.91 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.1%. The average volume for Susquehanna has been 1.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Susquehanna has a market cap of $1.81 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 16.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides retail and commercial banking, and financial services in the mid-Atlantic region. The company has a P/E ratio of 24.1, equal to the average banking industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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