DST Systems, Inc. (DST) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 28, 2014

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DST Systems, Inc. ( DST ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DST stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that DST has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $90.71, the dividend yield is 1.32%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DST was $90.71, representing a -9.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $99.89 and a 41.71% increase over the 52 week low of $64.01.

DST is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ) and Yahoo! Inc. ( YHOO ). DST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.34. Zacks Investment Research reports DST's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.1%, compared to an industry average of 2.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the DST Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to DST through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DST as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust Technology AlphaDEX ( FXL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXL with an increase of 3.58% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DST at 1.88%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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