CBS Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01,
2014. Shareholders who purchased CBS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th
quarter that CBS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $59.84, the dividend yield is .8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CBS was $59.84,
representing a -12.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.10 and
a 31.2% increase over the 52 week low of $45.61.
CBS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (
) and Grupo Televisa S.A. (
). CBS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.1. Zacks Investment Research reports CBS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.06%, compared to an
industry average of .5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CBS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CBS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Media (
- PowerShares DWA Consumer Cyclicals Momentum Portfolio (
- PowerShares Buyback Achievers (
- PowerShares DWA Momentum Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Investment Grade Corporate Bond
The top-performing ETF of this group is PDP with an increase of
5.72% over the last 100 days. PBS has the highest percent weighting
of CBS at 4.83%.