QUALCOMM Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased QCOM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 40% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $66.56, the dividend yield is 2.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of QCOM was $66.56,
representing a -2.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.50 and
a 16.18% increase over the 52 week low of $57.29.
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 $3.78. Zacks Investment Research reports QCOM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 23.87%, compared to an
industry average of 26.6%.
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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 (
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund (
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ
The top-performing ETF of this group is MOAT with an increase of
11.83% over the last 100 days. IGN has the highest percent
weighting of QCOM at 8.76%.