FactSet Research Systems Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 18,
2013. Shareholders who purchased FDS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
12.9% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $100.32, the dividend yield is 1.4%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FDS was $100.32,
representing a -8.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.20 and
a 15.47% increase over the 52 week low of $86.88.
FDS is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Google Inc. (
) and Facebook, Inc. (
). FDS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.24. Zacks Investment Research reports FDS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.4%, compared to an industry
average of 6.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to FDS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FDS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSG with an increase of
14.68% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of FDS at 0.46%.