On 2/19/13, Microchip Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.353, payable on 3/7/13. As a percentage of MCHP's recent stock price of $37.38, this dividend works out to approximately 0.94%, so look for shares of Microchip Technology, Inc. to trade 0.94% lower — all else being equal — when MCHP shares open for trading on 2/19/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for MCHP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.353 declared by Microchip Technology, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MCHP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.78% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.
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