NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for PennyMac Mortgage Investment (NYSE: PMT) is Monday, May 14, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 55 cents per share. At a price of $19.35 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 11.4%. The average volume for PennyMac Mortgage Investment has been 559,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. PennyMac Mortgage Investment has a market cap of $602.9 million and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 16.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust is based in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.1, below the average real estate industry P/E ratio of 7.3 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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