Avago Technologies Limited (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.17 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased AVGO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 6.25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $34.45, the dividend yield is 1.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AVGO was $34.45,
representing a -12.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.22 and
a 25.78% increase over the 52 week low of $27.39.
AVGO is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (
). AVGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.26. Zacks Investment Research reports AVGO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .74%, compared to an industry
average of -11.1%.
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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:
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The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXX with an increase of
8.68% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AVGO at 4.2%.