CA, Inc. (CA) Declares $0.26 Quarterly Dividend

CA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CA) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 7th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of 0.255 per share by the technology company on Tuesday, March 13th. This represents a $1.02 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 21st.

Shares of CA (CA) opened at $35.34 on Tuesday. CA has a 1-year low of $30.45 and a 1-year high of $36.56. The firm has a market capitalization of $14,734.10, a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.99, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.47 and a beta of 0.70. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44, a current ratio of 1.24 and a quick ratio of 1.24.

CA (NASDAQ:CA) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January 30th. The technology company reported $0.75 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.20. CA had a return on equity of 16.52% and a net margin of 10.23%. The business had revenue of $1.09 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.07 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.63 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.5% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts predict that CA will post 2.37 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on the company. Oppenheimer reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of CA in a report on Wednesday, January 31st. Argus reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $33.70 target price (down from $40.00) on shares of CA in a report on Wednesday, February 7th. BidaskClub cut CA from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Thursday, November 9th. Zacks Investment Research cut CA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Finally, Barclays upped their target price on CA from $34.00 to $37.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 31st. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $34.23.

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About CA

CA, Inc (CA) is engaged in providing software solutions enabling customers to plan, develop, manage and secure applications and enterprise environments across distributed, cloud, mobile and mainframe platforms. The Company operates through three business segments: Mainframe Solutions, Enterprise Solutions and Services.

Dividend History for CA (NASDAQ:CA)

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