NVIDIA Corporation ( NVDA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NVDA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.67% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $153.73, the dividend yield is .42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NVDA was $153.73, representing a -47.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $292.76 and a 15.32% increase over the 52 week low of $133.31.
NVDA is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Intel Corporation ( INTC ) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ). NVDA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.49. Zacks Investment Research reports NVDA's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 38.12%, compared to an industry average of 29.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NVDA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NVDA as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF ( SMH )
- ARK Industrial Innovation ETF ( ARKQ )
- ARK Web x.0 ETF ( ARKW )
- iShares PHLX SOX Semiconductor Sector Index Fund ( SOXX )
- ARK Innovation ETF ( ARKK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ARKQ with an decrease of -7.67% over the last 100 days. SMH has the highest percent weighting of NVDA at 6.55%.
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