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Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 19, 2014

Microchip Technology Incorporated ( MCHP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.356 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased MCHP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.14% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $47.37, the dividend yield is 3.01%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MCHP was $47.37, representing a -5.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.04 and a 23.23% increase over the 52 week low of $38.44.

MCHP is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). MCHP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.84. Zacks Investment Research reports MCHP's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 14.51%, compared to an industry average of 25.3%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to MCHP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have MCHP as a top-10 holding:

  • WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of 5.14% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MCHP at 0.82%.

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


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

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