Avago Technologies Limited (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AVGO stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 8.7% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $50.1, the dividend yield is 2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AVGO was $50.1,
representing a -0.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.55 and
a 63.89% 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 $2.19. Zacks Investment Research reports AVGO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.83%, compared to an
industry average of 6.5%.
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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:
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF (
- First Trust NASDAQ-100-Technology Sector Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is QTEC with an increase of
11.91% over the last 100 days. XSD has the highest percent
weighting of AVGO at 2.76%.