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Gap, Inc. (GPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 30, 2016

Gap, Inc. ( GPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 30, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 25, 2017. Shareholders who purchased GPS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that GPS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $22.7, the dividend yield is 4.05%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GPS was $22.7, representing a -26.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.74 and a 33.53% increase over the 52 week low of $17.

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 $1.67. Zacks Investment Research reports GPS's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -19.68%, compared to an industry average of 2.3%.

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

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

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

  • SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF ( SYG )
  • SPDR MFS Systematic Value Equity ETF ( SYV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SYV with an increase of 10.98% over the last 100 days. SYG has the highest percent weighting of GPS at 1.59%.

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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