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Owners of DST Systems (NYSE: DST) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $71.77 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.6%. The average volume for DST Systems has been 266,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. DST Systems has a market cap of $3.2 billion and is part of the computer software & services industry. Shares are up 18.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. DST Systems, Inc. provides information processing and software services and products. The company operates in two segments, Financial Services and Customer Communications. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.25. TheStreet Ratings rates DST Systems as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full DST Systems Ratings Report now.