Analog Devices, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ADI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 8.82% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADI was $50.96,
representing a -2.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.38 and
a 21.88% increase over the 52 week low of $41.81.
ADI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (
). ADI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.2. Zacks Investment Research reports ADI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.92%, compared to an
industry average of 23.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ADI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ADI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors (
- Merrill Lynch Semiconductor HOLDRS (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund (
- Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (
- Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXL with an increase of
49.14% over the last 100 days. PSI has the highest percent
weighting of ADI at 4.95%.