SAP AG (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $1.3767 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 29,
2014. Shareholders who purchased SAP stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
23.61% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of SAP was $74.81,
representing a -14.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $87.42 and
a 7.32% increase over the 52 week low of $69.71.
SAP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Microsoft Corporation (
) and Oracle Corporation (
). SAP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.78. Zacks Investment Research reports SAP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -5.88%, compared to an
industry average of 2.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SAP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SAP as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Information Technology Sector Index
- iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is AXIT with an increase of
19.45% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SAP at 6.45%.