Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 21, 2018

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation ( CTSH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 21, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 31, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CTSH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CTSH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $75.56, the dividend yield is 1.06%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CTSH was $75.56, representing a -11.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.10 and a 9.13% increase over the 52 week low of $69.24.

CTSH is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ) and Altaba Inc. ( AABA ). CTSH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.47. Zacks Investment Research reports CTSH's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 18.41%, compared to an industry average of 20.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CTSH Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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Referenced Symbols: CTSH , ADP , AABA

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