Intel stock’s dividend sticks out among chip makers. But a cut may be coming.

Semiconductor stocks have been on a tear so far this year, following a difficult 2022. But now that we’re in the thick of fourth-quarter earnings season, investors will be questioning whether or not Intel will be able to maintain its impressive 4.82% dividend — for more than one reason.

Intel Corp. INTC is scheduled to announce its fourth-quarter results after the close on Jan. 26.