Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 29, 2013
Texas Instruments Incorporated ( TXN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TXN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 23.53% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of TXN was $33.09, representing a -3.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.24 and a 26.98% increase over the 52 week low of $26.06.
TXN is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited ( TSM ). TXN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.5. Zacks Investment Research reports TXN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.82%, compared to an industry average of -6.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TXN Dividend History page.
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 )
- First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund VI First Trust NASDAQ Technol ( TDIV )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Technology Index Fund ( IYW )
- PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 ( QQQ )
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Core Portfolio ( PXLC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is TDIV with an increase of 3.12% over the last 100 days. SOXX has the highest percent weighting of TXN at 8.14%.