Altera Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 02,
2014. Shareholders who purchased ALTR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that ALTR has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $32.1, the dividend yield is 1.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ALTR was $32.1,
representing a -18.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.18 and
a 4.46% increase over the 52 week low of $30.73.
ALTR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (
). ALTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.36. Zacks Investment Research reports ALTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.07%, compared to an
industry average of 12.8%.
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