NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for PartnerRe (NYSE: PRE) is tomorrow, May 17, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 62 cents per share. At a price of $72.95 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.4%. The average volume for PartnerRe has been 425,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. PartnerRe has a market cap of $4.73 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 13.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. PartnerRe Ltd., through its subsidiaries, provides reinsurance services worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.3, equal to the average insurance industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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