SAP AG (SAP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 22, 2014

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SAP AG ( SAP ) 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 ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). 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%.

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

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 Fu (AXIT)
  • iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund ( EWG ).

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%.



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



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