Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (MPWR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 27, 2018

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Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. ( MPWR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased MPWR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MPWR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $129.14, the dividend yield is .93%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MPWR was $129.14, representing a -15.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $152.21 and a 27.13% increase over the 52 week low of $101.58.

MPWR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ) and Intel Corporation ( INTC ). MPWR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.85. Zacks Investment Research reports MPWR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 32.59%, compared to an industry average of 5.4%.

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:

  • SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF ( XSD )
  • 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 20.09% over the last 100 days. XSD has the highest percent weighting of MPWR at 2.98%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: MPWR , TSM , INTC , XSD , SOXX , USD , SOXL

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