NVIDIA Corporation ( NVDA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased NVDA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 21.74% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of NVDA was $107.25, representing a -11.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $120.92 and a 261.72% increase over the 52 week low of $29.65.
NVDA is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). NVDA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.55. Zacks Investment Research reports NVDA's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.5%, compared to an industry average of 9.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NVDA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NVDA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Semiconductors ( PSI )
- EcoLogical Strategy ETF ( HECO )
- iShares Edge MSCI USA Momentum Factor ETF ( MTUM )
- iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF )
- iShares PHLX SOX Semiconductor Sector Index Fund ( SOXX ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSI with an increase of 25.73% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NVDA at 5.31%.