Broadcom Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 16,
2014. Shareholders who purchased BRCM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 9.09% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $30.64, the dividend yield is 1.57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRCM was $30.64,
representing a -16.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.91 and
a 31.78% increase over the 52 week low of $23.25.
BRCM is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (
). BRCM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.69. Zacks Investment Research reports BRCM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -6.08%, compared to an
industry average of 1.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BRCM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BRCM as a top-10 holding:
- Merrill Lynch Semiconductor HOLDRS (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund (
- Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXL with an increase of
34.04% over the last 100 days. SMH has the highest percent
weighting of BRCM at 4.47%.