Linear Technology Corporation ( LLTC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 07, 2017. Shareholders who purchased LLTC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.13% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of LLTC was $64.8, representing a -0.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.93 and a 55.14% increase over the 52 week low of $41.77.
LLTC is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). LLTC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.03. Zacks Investment Research reports LLTC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 9.21%, compared to an industry average of 9.9%.
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The following ETF(s) have LLTC as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMH with an increase of 16.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LLTC at 2.71%.
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