Pericom Semiconductor Corporation ( PSEM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 26, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PSEM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $12.8, the dividend yield is 1.88%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PSEM was $12.8, representing a -23.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.81 and a 60.8% increase over the 52 week low of $7.96.
PSEM is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). PSEM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.42. Zacks Investment Research reports PSEM's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 112.96%, compared to an industry average of 21.1%.