FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 26, 2013
FactSet Research Systems Inc. ( FDS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FDS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that FDS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $114.43, the dividend yield is 1.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FDS was $114.43, representing a -0.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $115.38 and a 31.71% increase over the 52 week low of $86.88.
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 $4.47. Zacks Investment Research reports FDS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.76%, compared to an industry average of 12.9%.