Analog Devices, Inc. ( ADI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 10, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ADI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ADI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $90.07, the dividend yield is 2.13%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ADI was $90.07, representing a -13.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $103.59 and a 17.55% increase over the 52 week low of $76.62.
ADI is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). ADI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.97. Zacks Investment Research reports ADI's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -7.36%, compared to an industry average of .1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to ADI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ADI as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Nasdaq Semiconductor ETF ( FTXL )
- Invesco Dynamic Semiconductors ETF ( PSI )
- VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF ( SMH )
- iShares PHLX SOX Semiconductor Sector Index Fund ( SOXX )
- SPDR S&P Semiconductor ETF ( XSD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSD with an decrease of -7.12% over the last 100 days. FTXL has the highest percent weighting of ADI at 8.61%.
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