NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for AmerisourceBergen (NYSE: ABC) is tomorrow, May 17, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $36.48 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.4%. The average volume for AmerisourceBergen has been 2.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. AmerisourceBergen has a market cap of $9.27 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are down 2.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. AmerisourceBergen Corporation, a pharmaceutical services company, provides drug distribution and related services to healthcare providers and pharmaceutical manufacturers primarily in the United States and Canada. The company has a P/E ratio of 14, equal to the average wholesale industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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