Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (MPWR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 28, 2018

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Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. ( MPWR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 13, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MPWR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of MPWR was $119.85, representing a -6.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $127.61 and a 35.9% increase over the 52 week low of $88.19.

MPWR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). MPWR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports MPWR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 42.88%, compared to an industry average of 12.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MPWR Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MPWR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MPWR as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares DWA NASDAQ Momentum Portfolio ( DWAQ )
  • iShares PHLX SOX Semiconductor Sector Index Fund ( SOXX )
  • ProShares Ultra Semiconductors ( USD )
  • Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares ( SOXL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXL with an increase of 19.2% over the last 100 days. DWAQ has the highest percent weighting of MPWR at 1.19%.

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