KLA-Tencor Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 02,
2014. Shareholders who purchased KLAC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that KLAC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $63.1, the dividend yield is 2.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KLAC was $63.1,
representing a -12.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.93 and
a 18.21% increase over the 52 week low of $53.38.
KLAC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as EMC Corporation (
) and TE Connectivity Ltd. (
). KLAC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.5. Zacks Investment Research reports KLAC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.08%, compared to an
industry average of 9.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to KLAC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KLAC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors (
- Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXL with an increase of
39.07% over the last 100 days. PSI has the highest percent
weighting of KLAC at 5.18%.