National Instruments Corporation (NATI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2013

By
A A A

National Instruments Corporation ( NATI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NATI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that NATI has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of NATI was $29.64, representing a -2.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.28 and a 28.15% increase over the 52 week low of $23.13.

NATI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT ) and Oracle Corporation ( ORCL ). NATI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.74. Zacks Investment Research reports NATI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.5%, compared to an industry average of 2.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NATI Dividend History page.

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

  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio ( PXSG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSG with an increase of 12.42% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NATI at 0.45%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: MSFT , NATI , ORCL , PXSG

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

49,492,457
  • $7.005 ▲ 17.93%
47,601,103
  • $12.47 ▲ 18.42%
44,323,093
  • $3.41 ▲ 0.89%
38,654,036
  • $37.10 ▲ 4.07%
26,898,494
  • $41.195 ▲ 9.24%
21,756,532
  • $6.505 ▼ 2.77%
15,494,639
  • $98.74 ▼ 0.28%
12,775,800
  • $52.84 ▲ 2.44%
As of 7/29/2014, 10:51 AM