Cohn & Steers Inc ( CNS ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1.68 per share scheduled for December 20, 2012. Shareholders who purchased CNS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 833.33% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $29.31, the dividend yield is 22.93%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNS was $29.31, representing a -22.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $38 and a 19.98% increase over the 52 week low of $24.43.
CNS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ) and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. ( AMP ). CNS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.36. Zacks Investment Research reports CNS's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 19.35%, compared to an industry average of .3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CNS Dividend History page.
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