Gap, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 07, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 30,
2014. Shareholders who purchased GPS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
46.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $41.65, the dividend yield is 2.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GPS was $41.65,
representing a -10.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.56 and
a 15.28% increase over the 52 week low of $36.13.
GPS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. (
) and L Brands, Inc. (
). GPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.62. Zacks Investment Research reports GPS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 8.11%, compared to an
industry average of -3.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GPS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GPS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Buyback Achievers (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Investment Grade Corporate Bond
The top-performing ETF of this group is PKW with an increase of
9.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GPS at 1.1%.