The ex-dividend date for Texas Instruments (Nasdaq:TXN) is Monday, October 29, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 21 cents per share. At a price of $28.12 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3%.
Texas Instruments Incorporated engages in the design and sale of semiconductors to electronics designers and manufacturers worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.2, above the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 18.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.