Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) is expected to pay $0.05 on Dec 1, 2016. The indicated annual dividend is $0.20. Shareholders owning the stock before Nov 9, 2016 will be eligible to receive the payout. Based on Carriage Services, Inc.’s current price of $23.72, the dividend is 0.21%. This dividend’s record date is Nov 14, 2016 and the announcement date is Oct 28, 2016. The stock increased 0.94% or $0.22 during the last trading session, hitting $23.72. Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) has risen 8.40% since April 5, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.45% the S&P500.
Carriage Services, Inc. is a provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. The company has a market cap of $394.85 million. The Firm operates in two business divisions: Funeral Home Operations and Cemetery Operations. It has a 19.62 P/E ratio. The Funeral Homes segment provides funeral services and sells related merchandise, such as caskets and urns.
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q2 2016. Its down 0.01, from 0.79 in 2016Q1. The ratio dived, as 7 funds sold all Carriage Services, Inc. shares owned while 39 reduced positions. 10 funds bought stakes while 26 increased positions. They now own 12.56 million shares or 3.03% less from 12.96 million shares in 2016Q1.
Boston Prtnrs has 99,328 shares for 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Renaissance Techs Llc has 0.03% invested in Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) for 722,300 shares. Millennium Ltd Liability holds 0% of its portfolio in Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) for 65,564 shares. Parametric Assoc Limited Liability Co last reported 56,159 shares in the company. Weber Alan W accumulated 236,315 shares or 3.95% of the stock. Rhumbline Advisers accumulated 16,382 shares or 0% of the stock. Moreover, State Street has 0% invested in Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) for 259,970 shares. Hodges Capital Mgmt last reported 124,715 shares in the company. Invesco Ltd has 0% invested in the company for 24,837 shares. Swiss Natl Bank accumulated 26,371 shares or 0% of the stock. Lpl Fincl Ltd Liability Corporation has 0% invested in the company for 22,548 shares. Monarch Partners Asset Mgmt Lc last reported 9,520 shares in the company. Adirondack Rech & Mgmt has invested 0.14% of its portfolio in Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV). Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag has 0% invested in the company for 52,667 shares. Blackrock accumulated 1,691 shares or 0% of the stock.
Insider Transactions: Since June 1, 2016, the stock had 2 insider purchases, and 0 sales for $145,848 net activity. Leibman Bryan had bought 5,000 shares worth $117,600 on Friday, November 4. $28,248 worth of Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) shares were bought by Brink Carl Benjamin.
Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) Ratings Coverage
Out of 2 analysts covering Carriage Services (NYSE:CSV), 2 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means 100% are positive. Carriage Services has been the topic of 2 analyst reports since November 11, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The rating was maintained by Barrington Research on Thursday, September 22 with “Outperform”. Oppenheimer initiated the shares of CSV in a report on Wednesday, November 11 with “Outperform” rating.
More notable recent Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Carriage Services Announces Purchase of Jay Chapel in Madera, California” on September 20, 2016, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “Carriage Services Announces Record Third Quarter And Nine Months 2016 Results …” published on October 25, 2016, Prnewswire.com published: “Carriage Services Announces Purchase of Bradshaw-Carter Memorial & Funeral …” on June 01, 2016. More interesting news about Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Carriage Services Announces Retirement of David J. DeCarlo” published on September 21, 2016 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Carriage Services Announces Record 2016 First Quarter Results, Raises Rolling …” with publication date: April 25, 2016.
CSV Company Profile
Carriage Services, Inc., incorporated on December 29, 1993, is a well-known provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. The Firm operates in two business divisions: Funeral Home Operations and Cemetery Operations. The Firm serves suburban and rural markets. The Firm provides funeral and cemetery services and products on both at-need (time of death) and preneed (planned prior to death) basis. The Firm also maintains various trusts in connection with funeral home and cemetery operations, including preneed funeral trusts, preneed cemetery merchandise and service trusts, and cemetery perpetual care trusts.