Broadcom Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BRCM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that BRCM has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $25.01, the dividend yield is 1.76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRCM was $25.01,
representing a -33.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.85 and
a 7.57% 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 $.71. Zacks Investment Research reports BRCM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -6.62%, compared to an
industry average of -6.7%.
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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:
- 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
30.16% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent
weighting of BRCM at 5.75%.