Teradyne, Inc. ( TER ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 20, 2017. Shareholders who purchased TER prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of TER was $28.93, representing a -0.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.22 and a 60.1% increase over the 52 week low of $18.07.
TER is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as ABB Ltd ( ABB ) and Amphenol Corporation ( APH ). TER's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.22. Zacks Investment Research reports TER's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 5.88%, compared to an industry average of 7.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TER through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TER as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXX with an increase of 22.7% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TER at 1.5%.
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