Gap, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased GPS stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20%
increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of GPS was $36.65,
representing a -3.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.85 and
a 46.48% increase over the 52 week low of $25.02.
GPS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. (
) and Ross Stores, Inc. (
). GPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.32. Zacks Investment Research reports GPS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.5%, compared to an
industry average of 12.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 Dynamic Retail (
- RevenueShares Navallier Overall A-100 (
- PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWV with an increase of
15.2% over the last 100 days. PMR has the highest percent weighting
of GPS at 4.69%.