Avago Technologies Limited (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31,
2014. Shareholders who purchased AVGO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 8% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of AVGO was $62.68,
representing a -2.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.50 and
a 105.04% increase over the 52 week low of $30.57.
AVGO is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (
). AVGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports AVGO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.75%, compared to an
industry average of 14.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AVGO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AVGO as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund (
- First Trust NASDAQ-100-Technology Sector Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSD with an increase of
13.33% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent
weighting of AVGO at 4%.