Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 28, 2014


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Texas Instruments Incorporated ( TXN ) 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 ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TXN Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( SOXX )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors ( PSI )
  • Merrill Lynch Semiconductor HOLDRS ( SMH )
  • First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ Technol ( TDIV )
  • SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF ( XSD ).

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%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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