Micrel, Incorporated (MCRL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 12, 2013

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Micrel, Incorporated ( MCRL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MCRL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.65% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $10.29, the dividend yield is 1.94%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MCRL was $10.29, representing a -7.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.17 and a 15.75% increase over the 52 week low of $8.89.

MCRL is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). MCRL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.16. Zacks Investment Research reports MCRL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.67%, compared to an industry average of 6.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MCRL Dividend History page.

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Referenced Symbols: INTC , TSM

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