NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Avon Products (NYSE: AVP) is Monday, August 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 23 cents per share. At a price of $16.35 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.7%. The average volume for Avon has been 7.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Avon has a market cap of $7.01 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 5.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Avon Products, Inc. manufactures and markets beauty and related products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 28, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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