URS Corporation (URS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013


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URS Corporation ( URS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased URS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of URS was $44.92, representing a -0.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.94 and a 39.83% 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 $4.17. Zacks Investment Research reports URS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.17%, compared to an industry average of -1.8%.

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:

  • First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX ( FXR )
  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF ( RFV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RFV with an increase of 19.59% over the last 100 days. FXR has the highest percent weighting of URS at 1.67%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: FLR , FXR , LMT , RFV , URS

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