Linear Technology Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased LLTC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that LLTC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $40.18, the dividend yield is 2.59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LLTC was $40.18,
representing a -2.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.39 and
a 30.5% increase over the 52 week low of $30.79.
LLTC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (
). LLTC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.72. Zacks Investment Research reports LLTC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.85%, compared to an
industry average of -3.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to LLTC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LLTC as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge U.S. Liquid Series Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors (
- Power Shares XTF: Dynamic OTC Portfolio (
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF (
- First Trust NASDAQ-100-Technology Sector Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is QCLN with an increase of
37.27% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LLTC at 7.9%.