QUALCOMM Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 24, 2014. Shareholders who purchased QCOM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 20% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $76.97, the dividend yield is 2.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of QCOM was $76.97,
representing a -6.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.97 and a
17.57% increase over the 52 week low of $65.47.
QCOM is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as NTT DOCOMO, Inc (
) and Ericsson (
). QCOM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.4. Zacks Investment Research reports QCOM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 20.26%, compared to an
industry average of 13.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to QCOM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have QCOM as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Goldman Sachs Network Index Fund (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking (
- PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYW with an increase of
13.41% over the last 100 days. IGN has the highest percent
weighting of QCOM at 8.57%.