Barrick Gold Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ABX stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an -75% decrease from the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $20.43, the dividend yield is .98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABX was $20.43,
representing a -52.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.19 and
a 52.12% increase over the 52 week low of $13.43.
ABX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). ABX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$10.14. Zacks Investment Research reports ABX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -32.26%, compared to an
industry average of -18.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ABX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ABX as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of
-13.66% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ABX at 10.91%.