CSX Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 23, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13,
2014. Shareholders who purchased CSX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $29.66, the dividend yield is 2.16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CSX was $29.66,
representing a -0.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.72 and
a 32.41% increase over the 52 week low of $22.40.
CSX is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as Union Pacific Corporation (
) and Canadian National Railway Company (
). CSX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.8. Zacks Investment Research reports CSX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.75%, compared to an
industry average of 16.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CSX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSX as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA Industrials Momentum Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRN with an decrease of
-5.58% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CSX at 2.68%.