CSX Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CSX stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 7.14% increase over the same period a year ago.
At the current stock price of $25.45, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of CSX was $25.45,
representing a -4.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.68 and
a 34.83% increase over the 52 week low of $18.88.
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 $1.84. Zacks Investment Research reports CSX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .56%, compared to an industry
average of 17.4%.
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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 Dynamic Industrials (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRN with an increase of
13.5% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CSX at 2.68%.