CBS Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01,
2014. Shareholders who purchased CBS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th
quarter that CBS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CBS was $67.38,
representing a -0.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.87 and
a 53.94% increase over the 52 week low of $43.77.
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 $3.01. Zacks Investment Research reports CBS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.14%, compared to an
industry average of 2.1%.
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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 Fundamental Pure Large Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PBS with an increase of
18.43% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CBS at 4.98%.