QUALCOMM Incorporated (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share scheduled for December 21,
2012. Shareholders who purchased QCOM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that QCOM has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $63.62, the dividend yield is 1.57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of QCOM was $63.62,
representing a -7.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.87 and
a 22.91% increase over the 52 week low of $51.76.
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 $3.51. Zacks Investment Research reports QCOM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.92%, compared to an
industry average of 6.1%.
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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 (
- PowerShares Dynamic Networking (
- PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Technology Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGN with an increase of
14.52% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of QCOM at 8.97%.