Cypress Semiconductor Corporation ( CY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 26, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 17, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 28th quarter that CY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.16, the dividend yield is 3.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CY was $12.16, representing a -35.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.87 and a 3.49% increase over the 52 week low of $11.75.
CY is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). CY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.13. Zacks Investment Research reports CY's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 78.89%, compared to an industry average of -1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CY as a top-10 holding:
- O'Shares FTSE Russell Small Cap Quality Dividend ETF ( OUSM ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is OUSM with an decrease of -18.18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CY at 1.47%.
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