FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2018

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FactSet Research Systems Inc. ( FDS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.64 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 18, 2018. Shareholders who purchased FDS 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 $233.6, the dividend yield is 1.1%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FDS was $233.6, representing a -1.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $237.29 and a 27.03% increase over the 52 week low of $183.89.

FDS is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Alphabet Inc. ( GOOGL ) and Alphabet Inc. ( GOOG ). FDS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.78. Zacks Investment Research reports FDS's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 12.29%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to FDS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FDS as a top-10 holding:

  • AdvisorShares Focused Equity ETF ( CWS )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE )
  • iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF ( IJK )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Growt ( MDYG )
  • Invesco Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( PBSM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CWS with an decrease of -0.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of FDS at 4.63%.

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