This excerpt taken from the SMTC 10-K filed Apr 14, 2006.
Our common stock is traded on the NASDAQ National Market under the symbol SMTC. The following table sets forth, for the periods indicated, the high and low sale prices of our common stock, as reported on the NASDAQ National Market, giving effect to all stock splits through the date hereof.
On April 3, 2006, the reported last sale price of our common stock on the NASDAQ National Market was $18.01 per share. As of April 3, 2006, we had 448 stockholders of record.
The payment of dividends on our common stock is within the discretion of our board of directors. Currently, we intend to retain earnings to finance the growth of our business. We have not paid cash dividends on our common stock during the two most recent fiscal years and our board of directors has not indicated an intent to declare a cash dividend on the common stock in the foreseeable future.
Securities Authorized for Issuance Under Equity Compensation Plans
See the information set forth in Item 12 of this Form 10-K.
Sales of Unregistered Securities
We did not make any unregistered sales of equity securities during fiscal year 2006.
Purchases of Equity
This table provides information with respect to purchases by the Company of shares of common stock during the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2006.