CBS Corporation (CBS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 09, 2019
CBS Corporation (CBS) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CBS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 13th quarter that CBS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $43, the dividend yield is 1.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CBS was $43, representing a -27.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.56 and a 5.78% increase over the 52 week low of $40.65.
CBS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) and Spotify Technology S.A. (SPOT). CBS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.16. Zacks Investment Research reports CBS's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 5.66%, compared to an industry average of -9.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CBS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CBS as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. ETF Trust (IEME).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEME with an increase of 0.49% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CBS at 3.71%.
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