Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 03, 2013


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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5019 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TSM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -0.06% decrease from the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of TSM was $18.45, representing a -9.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.30 and a 51.98% increase over the 52 week low of $12.14.

TSM is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Texas Instruments Incorporated ( TXN ). TSM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.13. Zacks Investment Research reports TSM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.04%, compared to an industry average of 16%.

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

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

  • iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Information Technology ETF ( AXIT )
  • iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund ( SOXX )
  • WCM BNY Mellon Focused Growth ADR ETF ( AADR )
  • Direxion Emerging Markets Bull 3X Shares ( EDC ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AXIT with an increase of 19.37% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TSM at 9.39%.

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