Texas Instruments Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 20, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased TXN stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
33.33% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $36.01, the dividend yield is 3.11%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TXN was $36.01,
representing a -0.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.23 and
a 38.18% increase over the 52 week low of $26.06.
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 $1.61. Zacks Investment Research reports TXN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.91%, compared to an
industry average of -15.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ
- streetTRACKS Morgan Stanley Technology Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSD with an increase of
21.66% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent
weighting of TXN at 8.12%.