NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Ormat Technologies (NYSE: ORA) is tomorrow, May 17, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 4 cents per share. At a price of $21.08 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.7%. The average volume for Ormat has been 182,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Ormat has a market cap of $999.5 million and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. Shares are up 17.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Ormat Technologies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the geothermal and recovered energy power business in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Electricity and Product.
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