Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 20, 2017

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Microchip Technology Incorporated ( MCHP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 20, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.363 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 05, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MCHP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.28% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $90.78, the dividend yield is 1.6%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MCHP was $90.78, representing a -5.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $95.92 and a 49.38% increase over the 52 week low of $60.77.

MCHP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ) and Intel Corporation ( INTC ). MCHP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.5. Zacks Investment Research reports MCHP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 40.52%, compared to an industry average of 13.6%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to MCHP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MCHP as a top-10 holding:

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

The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXL with an increase of 88.95% over the last 100 days.

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 Symbols: MCHP , TSM , INTC , SOXL

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