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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Shaw Communications (NYSE: SJR) is tomorrow, June 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $18.64 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.1%. The average volume for Shaw has been 252,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Shaw has a market cap of $7.91 billion and is part of the services sector and media industry. Shares are down 5.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Shaw Communications Inc. provides broadband cable television, Internet, home phone, telecommunications services, and satellite direct-to-home services in Canada and the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.9, above the average media industry P/E ratio of 13.1 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.