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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE: WMT) is tomorrow, March 7, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 48 cents per share. At a price of $74.58 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.6%. The average volume for Wal-Mart Stores has been 6.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Wal-Mart Stores has a market cap of $243.1 billion and is part of the services sector and retail industry. Shares are down 4.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam's Club.