Oracle Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 04, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ORCL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an -33.33% decrease from the same period a year
ago. At the current stock price of $33.68, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of ORCL was $33.68,
representing a -7.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.43 and
a 14.09% increase over the 52 week low of $29.52.
ORCL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Microsoft Corporation (
) and SAP AG (
). ORCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.32. Zacks Investment Research reports ORCL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.27%, compared to an
industry average of 4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ORCL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ORCL as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Goldman Sachs Software Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund (
- Vanguard Information Technology ETF (
- Fidelity Nasdaq Composite Index Tracking Stock (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Technology (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ONEQ with an increase of
11.08% over the last 100 days. IGV has the highest percent
weighting of ORCL at 7.57%.