Carriage Services, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.025 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CSV stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th
quarter that CSV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $17.33, the dividend yield is .58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CSV was $17.33,
representing a -22.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.32 and
a 150.8% increase over the 52 week low of $6.91.
CSV is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) (
) and H&R Block, Inc. (
). CSV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.64. Zacks Investment Research reports CSV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 32.35%, compared to an
industry average of 8.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to CSV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSV as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
- PowerShares DWA SmallCap Technical Leaders Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of
25.28% over the last 100 days. FVL has the highest percent
weighting of CSV at 1.81%.