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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Intersil Corporation (Nasdaq: ISIL) is tomorrow, May 11, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $10.93 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.5%. The average volume for Intersil has been 1.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Intersil has a market cap of $1.36 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 3.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Intersil Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for applications in the industrial, computing, consumer, and communications electronics markets. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.3, equal to the average electronics industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.