FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 27, 2014


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FactSet Research Systems Inc. ( FDS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.39 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased FDS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.43% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $127.41, the dividend yield is 1.22%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FDS was $127.41, representing a -0.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $127.97 and a 26.06% increase over the 52 week low of $101.07.

FDS is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Google Inc. ( GOOGL ) and Google Inc. ( GOOG ). FDS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.78. Zacks Investment Research reports FDS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.05%, compared to an industry average of 3.8%.

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

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