URS Corporation (URS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012


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URS Corporation ( URS ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for January 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased URS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that URS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $38.79, the dividend yield is 2.06%.

The previous trading day's last sale of URS was $38.79, representing a -17.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.16 and a 20.75% increase over the 52 week low of $32.13.

URS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) and Fluor Corporation ( FLR ). URS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.59. Zacks Investment Research reports URS's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 20.66%, compared to an industry average of 1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the URS Dividend History page.

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

  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF ( RFV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RFV with an increase of 8.43% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of URS at 1.92%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: FLR , LMT , RFV , URS

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