Texas Instruments Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 19, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased TXN stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that TXN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $48.47, the dividend yield is 2.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TXN was $48.47,
representing a -2.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.77 and
a 42.16% increase over the 52 week low of $34.10.
TXN is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies
such as Intel Corporation (
) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (
). TXN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.04. Zacks Investment Research reports TXN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 21.15%, compared to an
industry average of 12.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to TXN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TXN as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Goldman Sachs Semiconductor Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors (
- Merrill Lynch Semiconductor HOLDRS (
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSD with an increase of
19.6% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent
weighting of TXN at 8.08%.