FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 28, 2014
FactSet Research Systems Inc. ( FDS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.39 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17, 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 prior quarter. At the current stock price of $109.27, the dividend yield is 1.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FDS was $109.27, representing a -8.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $119.08 and a 13.19% increase over the 52 week low of $96.54.
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 $4.77. Zacks Investment Research reports FDS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.84%, compared to an industry average of 3%.