NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Computer Programs and Systems (Nasdaq: CPSI) is tomorrow, February 7, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 46 cents per share. At a price of $61 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%. The average volume for Computer Programs and Systems has been 143,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Computer Programs and Systems has a market cap of $566.1 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 19.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Computer Programs and Systems, Inc., a healthcare information technology company, designs, develops, markets, installs, and supports computerized information technology systems to small and midsize hospitals in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.6, above the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio of 21.7 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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