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Gap, Inc. (GPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 08, 2013

Gap, Inc. ( GPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GPS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of GPS was $36.65, representing a -3.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.85 and a 46.48% increase over the 52 week low of $25.02.

GPS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. ( TJX ) and Ross Stores, Inc. ( ROST ). GPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.32. Zacks Investment Research reports GPS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 12.5%, compared to an industry average of 12.3%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to GPS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have GPS as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Retail ( PMR )
  • RevenueShares Navallier Overall A-100 ( RWV )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Consumer Discretionary ( PEZ )
  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth ( PWB )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF ( RCD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RWV with an increase of 15.2% over the last 100 days. PMR has the highest percent weighting of GPS at 4.69%.

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


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

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