Constellation Software Inc. (TSE:CSU) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 2nd, Zacks reports. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of 1.319 per share on Monday, October 7th. This represents a $5.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 13th. This is an increase from Constellation Software’s previous quarterly dividend of $1.00.

CSU stock traded up C$4.58 on Wednesday, hitting C$1,265.20. 17,848 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 43,187. Constellation Software has a 12-month low of C$814.32 and a 12-month high of C$1,325.95. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of C$1,272.23 and a two-hundred day moving average price of C$1,201.86. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 99.82, a quick ratio of 0.53 and a current ratio of 0.63. The stock has a market cap of $26.72 billion and a P/E ratio of 66.36.

Constellation Software (TSE:CSU) last announced its earnings results on Friday, August 2nd. The company reported C$8.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of C$10.05 by C($1.37). The company had revenue of C$1.13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of C$1.13 billion. Sell-side analysts expect that Constellation Software will post 36.6999999 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on CSU shares. BMO Capital Markets boosted their price target on Constellation Software from C$1,300.00 to C$1,400.00 in a research note on Tuesday, August 6th. Royal Bank of Canada increased their price objective on shares of Constellation Software from C$1,350.00 to C$1,450.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 7th. Finally, CIBC lifted their target price on shares of Constellation Software from C$1,250.00 to C$1,350.00 in a research note on Friday, July 26th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Constellation Software presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of C$1,207.14.

Constellation Software Company Profile

Constellation Software Inc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, installation, and customization of software to various markets in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Public Sector and Private Sector. The Public Sector segment develops and distributes software solutions primarily to government and government-related customers.

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Dividend History for Constellation Software (TSE:CSU)

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