NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Microchip Technology (Nasdaq: MCHP) is tomorrow, February 19, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $45.55 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%. The average volume for Microchip Technology has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Microchip Technology has a market cap of $9.11 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 2.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Microchip Technology Incorporated engages in developing, manufacturing, and selling semiconductor products for embedded control applications.
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