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Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 03, 2014

Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 03, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ORCL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ORCL has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of ORCL was $38.26, representing a -0.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.34 and a 28.13% increase over the 52 week low of $29.86.

ORCL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and SAP AG ( SAP ). ORCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.35. Zacks Investment Research reports ORCL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.8%, compared to an industry average of -.1%.

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

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

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

  • iShares Goldman Sachs Software Index Fund ( IGV )
  • Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF ( MOAT )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund ( IYW )
  • First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ Technol ( TDIV )
  • Fidelity Nasdaq Composite Index Tracking Stock ( ONEQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ONEQ with an increase of 13.37% over the last 100 days. IGV has the highest percent weighting of ORCL at 8.95%.

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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