Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 29, 2013


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Texas Instruments Incorporated ( TXN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TXN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.14% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $40.23, the dividend yield is 2.98%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TXN was $40.23, representing a -2.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.22 and a 43.42% increase over the 52 week low of $28.05.

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 $1.69. Zacks Investment Research reports TXN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.95%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.

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 )
  • First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ Technol ( TDIV )
  • streetTRACKS Morgan Stanley Technology Index Fund ( MTK )
  • Guggenheim Multi-Asset Income ETF ( CVY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MTK with an increase of 11.92% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent weighting of TXN at 8.77%.

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