Computer Sciences Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CSC stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
10th quarter that CSC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CSC was $50.5,
representing a -0.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.52 and
a 127.63% increase over the 52 week low of $22.19.
CSC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Infosys Limited (
) and Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (
). CSC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.34. Zacks Investment Research reports CSC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 40.63%, compared to an
industry average of 4.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to CSC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSC as a top-10 holding:
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic Technology (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF (
- First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the
- WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of
15.48% over the last 100 days. PWC has the highest percent
weighting of CSC at 2.65%.