Linear Technology Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 29, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased LLTC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4%
increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of LLTC was $37.86,
representing a -2.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.90 and
a 33.88% increase over the 52 week low of $28.28.
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 $1.73. Zacks Investment Research reports LLTC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.37%, compared to an
industry average of -18.2%.
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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 (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund (
- 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
42.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LLTC at 7.19%.