Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. ( MPWR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased MPWR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that MPWR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $114.03, the dividend yield is 1.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MPWR was $114.03, representing a -25.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $152.21 and a 11.81% increase over the 52 week low of $101.99.
MPWR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). MPWR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.02. Zacks Investment Research reports MPWR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 32.97%, compared to an industry average of .2%.
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The following ETF(s) have MPWR as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is PTF with an decrease of -18.73% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MPWR at 3.57%.
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