The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading down 51.0 points (-0.4%) at 13,228 as of Wednesday, May 2, 2012, 11:05 a.m. ET. During this time, 184.7 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 738.9 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 936 issues advancing vs. 1,917 declining with 138 unchanged. Thursday, May 3, 2012 is the ex-dividend date for Dow component Intel (Nasdaq: INTC). Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $28.85 as of 11:05 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3% compared to the average Dow component yield of 2.7%. technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 19.4% year to date as of Tuesday's close. Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms primarily in the Asia-Pacific, the Americas, Europe, and Japan. The company has a P/E ratio of 12, equal to the average electronics industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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