Carriage Services, Inc. ( CSV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 13, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CSV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CSV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.64, the dividend yield is 1.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CSV was $23.64, representing a -18.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.96 and a 6.68% increase over the 52 week low of $22.16.
CSV is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls International plc ( JCI ) and TAL Education Group ( TAL ). CSV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.15. Zacks Investment Research reports CSV's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -3.6%, compared to an industry average of 9.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CSV through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CSV as a top-10 holding:
- AdvisorShares Focused Equity ETF ( CWS ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CWS with an increase of 4.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CSV at 3.49%.
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