Carriage Services, Inc. (CSV) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2013
Carriage Services, Inc. ( CSV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.025 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CSV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that CSV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.33, the dividend yield is .58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CSV was $17.33, representing a -22.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.32 and a 150.8% increase over the 52 week low of $6.91.
CSV is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) ( TYC ) and H&R Block, Inc. ( HRB ). CSV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.64. Zacks Investment Research reports CSV's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 32.35%, compared to an industry average of 8.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CSV Dividend History page.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSV as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund ( FVL )
- PowerShares DWA SmallCap Technical Leaders Portfolio ( DWAS ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of 25.28% over the last 100 days. FVL has the highest percent weighting of CSV at 1.81%.