NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Republic Services (NYSE: RSG) is Monday, December 30, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 26 cents per share. At a price of $33.57 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%. The average volume for Republic Services has been 1.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Republic Services has a market cap of $12.13 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and materials & construction industry. Shares are up 14.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Republic Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides non-hazardous solid waste collection, transfer, and recycling and disposal services for commercial, industrial, municipal, and residential customers in the United States and Puerto Rico.
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