NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for MarketAxess Holdings (Nasdaq: MKTX) is tomorrow, May 8, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 11 cents per share. At a price of $33.09 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.3%. The average volume for MarketAxess has been 296,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. MarketAxess has a market cap of $1.23 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 10% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. MarketAxess Holdings Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an electronic trading platform that allows investment industry professionals to trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.2, equal to the average financial services industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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