AngloGold Ashanti Limited (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.0532 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 24,
2013. Shareholders who purchased AU stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-5.84% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $16.34, the dividend yield is 1.3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AU was $16.34,
representing a -57.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.31 and
a 0.62% increase over the 52 week low of $16.24.
AU is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). AU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.82. Zacks Investment Research reports AU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.62%, compared to an
industry average of -3.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to AU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AU as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares Basic Materials GEMS ETF (
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (
- db-X trackers MSCI Emerging Markets Hedged Equity Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DBEM with an increase of
3.5% over the last 100 days. LGEM has the highest percent weighting
of AU at 4.88%.