J P Morgan Chase & Co (
) 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 (
) and Bank of America Corporation (
). 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%.
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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 (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index Fund (
- Vanguard Financials ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund (
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%.