SAP AG (SAP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 31, 2013


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SAP AG ( SAP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.1137 per share Shareholders who purchased SAP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -24.64% decrease from the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of SAP was $75.99, representing a -10.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.66 and a 38.72% increase over the 52 week low of $54.78.

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 $3.14. Zacks Investment Research reports SAP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.34%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SAP Dividend History page.

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 Germany Index Fund ( EWG )
  • iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Information Technology Sector Index Fu ( AXIT )
  • streetTRACKS Morgan Stanley Technology Index Fund ( MTK )
  • iShares MSCI EMU Index Fund ( EZU )
  • iShares MSCI Growth Index Fund ( EFG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AXIT with an increase of 18.77% over the last 100 days. EWG has the highest percent weighting of SAP at 7.32%.

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