Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 29, 2014


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Texas Instruments Incorporated ( TXN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TXN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that TXN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.82, the dividend yield is 2.56%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TXN was $46.82, representing a -5.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.77 and a 23.21% increase over the 52 week low of $38.

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 $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports TXN's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 35.3%, compared to an industry average of 30.7%.

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 )
  • Merrill Lynch Semiconductor HOLDRS ( SMH )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors ( PSI )
  • First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ Technol ( TDIV )
  • ProShares Ultra Semiconductors ( USD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is USD with an increase of 32.87% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent weighting of TXN at 7.76%.

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