NORWALK, Conn., Nov. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) (NASDAQ:FDS), a leading provider of integrated financial information and analytical applications, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share. The cash dividend will be paid on December 20, 2016 to holders of record of FactSet's common stock at the close of business on November 30, 2016. About FactSetFactSet delivers the world's best insight and information to investment professionals through superior analytics, service, content, and technology. More than 65,000 users make smarter investment decisions with FactSet's desktop analytics, mobile applications, and comprehensive data feeds. FactSet is also an honoree of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For and a Best Workplace Award recipient in the United Kingdom and France. FactSet is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ (NYSE:FDS) (NASDAQ:FDS). Learn more at www.factset.com and follow on Twitter: www.twitter.com/factset.
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