- Sign up for TheStreet's FREE Dividend and Income Investor Newsletter
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Gardner Denver (NYSE: GDI) is tomorrow, May 15, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $59.11 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.3%. The average volume for Gardner Denver has been 987,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gardner Denver has a market cap of $2.99 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and industrial industry. Shares are down 22.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Gardner Denver, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets engineered industrial machinery and related parts and services primarily in North America, Europe, Asia, South America, Africa, and Australia. The company operates in two segments, Industrial Products Group and Engineered Products Group. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.3, equal to the average industrial industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.