Xilinx, Inc. ( XLNX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased XLNX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.86% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $69.72, the dividend yield is 2.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XLNX was $69.72, representing a -10.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.02 and a 15.97% increase over the 52 week low of $60.12.
XLNX is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). XLNX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.97.
Interested in gaining exposure to XLNX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have XLNX as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF ( SMH )
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF ( XSD )
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Technology ( XLK )
- Direxion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares ( SOXL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SOXL with an increase of 20.59% over the last 100 days. SMH has the highest percent weighting of XLNX at 3.48%.
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