J P Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 02, 2014
J P Morgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 02, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased JPM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that JPM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $60.71, the dividend yield is 2.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of JPM was $60.71, representing a -1.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.48 and a 31.83% increase over the 52 week low of $46.05.
JPM is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Wells Fargo & Company ( WFC ) and Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ). JPM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.32. Zacks Investment Research reports JPM's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.54%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to JPM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have JPM as a top-10 holding:
- Merrill Lynch Regional Bank HOLDRS ( RKH )
- PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF ( KBWB )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Financial ( XLF )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index Fund ( IYF )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund ( IYG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWB with an increase of 12.38% over the last 100 days. RKH has the highest percent weighting of JPM at 9.78%.