Perspecta Inc. (PRSP) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 03, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PRSP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $25.66, the dividend yield is .94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRSP was $25.66, representing a -3.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.64 and a 63.02% increase over the 52 week low of $15.74.
PRSP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP) and Fiserv, Inc. (FISV). PRSP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.44. Zacks Investment Research reports PRSP's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as 4.62%, compared to an industry average of 4.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PRSP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PRSP as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Kensho Future Security ETF (FITE)
- First Trust Mid Cap US Equity Select ETF (RNMC)
- Principal Contrarian Value Index ETF (PVAL).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PVAL with an increase of 6.5% over the last 100 days. FITE has the highest percent weighting of PRSP at 2.05%.