CBS Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 09, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CBS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 6th quarter that CBS has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $58.26, the dividend yield is .82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CBS was $58.26,
representing a -4.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.08 and
a 67.8% increase over the 52 week low of $34.72.
CBS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (
) and Liberty Media Corporation (
). CBS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.85. Zacks Investment Research reports CBS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.07%, compared to an
industry average of .9%.
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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 Dynamic LargeCap Growth (
- PowerShares DWA Momentum Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PWB with an increase of
10.52% over the last 100 days. PBS has the highest percent
weighting of CBS at 5.2%.