Texas Instruments Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 19,
2013. Shareholders who purchased TXN stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
64.71% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $39.25, the dividend yield is 2.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TXN was $39.25,
representing a -1.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.74 and
a 46.51% increase over the 52 week low of $26.79.
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 $1.8. Zacks Investment Research reports TXN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.73%, compared to an
industry average of -13.1%.
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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
- PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSI with an increase of
12.48% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent
weighting of TXN at 8.07%.