FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014
FactSet Research Systems Inc. ( FDS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased FDS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that FDS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of FDS was $104.96, representing a -11.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $119.08 and a 18.37% increase over the 52 week low of $88.67.
FDS is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Google Inc. ( GOOG ) and Facebook, Inc. ( FB ). FDS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.55. Zacks Investment Research reports FDS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.11%, compared to an industry average of 7.6%.