Owners of TJX Companies (NYSE: TJX) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 14 cents per share. At a price of $50.86 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%. The average volume for TJX Companies has been 4.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. TJX Companies has a market cap of $36.5 billion and is part of the retail industry. Shares are up 20% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. The TJX Companies, Inc. operates as an off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the United States and internationally. The company operates in four segments: Marmaxx, HomeGoods, TJX Canada, and TJX Europe. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.88. TheStreet Ratings rates TJX Companies as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full TJX Companies Ratings Report now.