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Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 14, 2013

Computer Sciences Corporation ( CSC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CSC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that CSC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of CSC was $50.5, representing a -0.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.52 and a 127.63% increase over the 52 week low of $22.19.

CSC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Infosys Limited ( INFY ) and Automatic Data Processing, Inc. ( ADP ). CSC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.34. Zacks Investment Research reports CSC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 40.63%, compared to an industry average of 4.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CSC Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to CSC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have CSC as a top-10 holding:

  • Power Shares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio ( PWC )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Technology ( PTF )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF ( RPV )
  • First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (based on the Defin ( FTC )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund ( EZM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RPV with an increase of 15.48% over the last 100 days. PWC has the highest percent weighting of CSC at 2.65%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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