KLA-Tencor Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on March
01, 2013. 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 $56.38,
representing a -2.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.97 and
a 30.48% increase over the 52 week low of $43.21.
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 $4.1. Zacks Investment Research reports KLAC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -30.4%, compared to an
industry average of -3.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic OTC Portfolio (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic Technology (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PWC with an increase of
5.36% over the last 100 days. PSI has the highest percent weighting
of KLAC at 5.06%.