Microchip Technology Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.3555 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03,
2014. Shareholders who purchased MCHP stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 0.14% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $45.85, the dividend yield is 3.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MCHP was $45.85,
representing a -6.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.03 and
a 28.29% increase over the 52 week low of $35.74.
MCHP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (
). MCHP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.81.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MCHP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MCHP as a top-10 holding:
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of
6.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MCHP at 0.84%.