KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2014


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KLA-Tencor Corporation ( KLAC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased KLAC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that KLAC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of KLAC was $63.61, representing a -5.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.05 and a 26.63% increase over the 52 week low of $50.23.

KLAC is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as EMC Corporation ( EMC ) and TE Connectivity Ltd. ( TEL ). KLAC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.27. Zacks Investment Research reports KLAC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.49%, compared to an industry average of 6.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KLAC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( PSI )
  • Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares ( SOXL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXL with an increase of 29.05% over the last 100 days. PSI has the highest percent weighting of KLAC at 4.73%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: KLAC , EMC , TEL , PSI , SOXL

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