Credicorp Ltd. ( BAP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 17, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $2.1873 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased BAP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 15.12% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of BAP was $151.02, representing a -11.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $170.85 and a 12.63% increase over the 52 week low of $134.08.
BAP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Royal Bank Scotland plc ( RBS ) and Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ). BAP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $10.19. Zacks Investment Research reports BAP's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 20.34%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BAP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BAP as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI All Peru Capped ETF ( EPU ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EPU with an decrease of -10.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BAP at 22.38%.
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