NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Principal Financial Group (NYSE: PFG) is tomorrow, March 6, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 28 cents per share. At a price of $46.27 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.5%. The average volume for Principal Financial Group has been 1.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Principal Financial Group has a market cap of $13.24 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Principal Financial Group, Inc. provides retirement savings, investment, and insurance products and services. It operates through Retirement and Investor Services, Principal Global Investors, Principal International, and U.S. Insurance Solutions segments.