Gap, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 11, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GPS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 33.33% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $39.48, the dividend yield is 2.03%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GPS was $39.48,
representing a -15.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.56 and
a 32.31% increase over the 52 week low of $29.84.
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 $2.71. Zacks Investment Research reports GPS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.71%, compared to an
industry average of -.3%.
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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 (
- PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEZ with an increase of
6.91% over the last 100 days. PMR has the highest percent weighting
of GPS at 5.07%.