Barrick Gold Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ABX stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that ABX has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABX was $21.23,
representing a -32.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.60 and
a 58.08% 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 Rio Tinto Plc (
). 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 2014 as -55.95%, compared to an
industry average of -25.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
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 (
- First Trust Value Line 100 Exchange-Traded Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FVL with an increase of
13.79% over the last 100 days. GDX has the highest percent
weighting of ABX at 14.16%.