Skyworks Solutions, Inc. ( SWKS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 15, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 08, 2016. Shareholders who purchased SWKS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.69% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $74.51, the dividend yield is 1.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SWKS was $74.51, representing a -15.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.52 and a 36.72% increase over the 52 week low of $54.50.
SWKS is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). SWKS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.18. Zacks Investment Research reports SWKS's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 11.53%, compared to an industry average of 14.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SWKS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SWKS as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Technology ( XLK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLK with an increase of 7.72% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SWKS at 0.34%.
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