Computer Sciences Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 07, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CSC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 15% increase over the same period a year ago. At the
current stock price of $60.4, the dividend yield is 1.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CSC was $60.4,
representing a -7.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.52 and
a 29.06% increase over the 52 week low of $46.80.
CSC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (
) and Yahoo! Inc. (
). CSC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.43. Zacks Investment Research reports CSC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 15.91%, compared to an
industry average of 2.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CSC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSC as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Technology AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXL with an increase of
8.66% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CSC at 1.9%.