J P Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 02, 2013


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J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased JPM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 26.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $51.69, the dividend yield is 2.94%.

The previous trading day's last sale of JPM was $51.69, representing a -9.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.93 and a 33.12% increase over the 52 week low of $38.83.

JPM is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). JPM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.98. Zacks Investment Research reports JPM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.86%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the JPM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to JPM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JPM as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF ( KBWB )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial ( XLF )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index Fund ( IYF )
  • Vanguard Financials ETF ( VFH )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund ( IYG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYG with an increase of 7.16% over the last 100 days. KBWB has the highest percent weighting of JPM at 8.23%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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