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.
TheStreet Ratings rates PennyMac Mortgage Investment as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. You can view the full PennyMac Mortgage Investment Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.