NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Carlisle Companies (NYSE: CSL) is Monday, May 21, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $51.54 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.4%. The average volume for Carlisle Companies has been 305,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Carlisle Companies has a market cap of $3.31 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 15.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Carlisle Companies Incorporated manufactures and sells construction materials in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.2, below the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 16.3 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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