Cypress Semiconductor Corporation ( CY ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 24, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share scheduled for January 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $11.25, the dividend yield is 3.91%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CY was $11.25, representing a -41.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.25 and a 29.31% increase over the 52 week low of $8.70.
CY is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited ( TSM ). CY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.22. Zacks Investment Research reports CY's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -86.39%, compared to an industry average of -15%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CY Dividend History page.
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