Analog Devices, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ADI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 13.33% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADI was $45.52,
representing a -3.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.27 and a
32.91% increase over the 52 week low of $34.25.
ADI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (
). ADI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.09. Zacks Investment Research reports ADI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.22%, compared to an
industry average of 10.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- PowerShares MENA Frontier Countries Portfolio (
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund (
- First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKG with an increase of
12.95% over the last 100 days. PSI has the highest percent
weighting of ADI at 4.99%.