Barrick Gold Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased ABX stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that ABX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $19.16, the dividend yield is 4.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABX was $19.16,
representing a -55.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.30 and
a 9.42% increase over the 52 week low of $17.51.
ABX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). ABX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.84. Zacks Investment Research reports ABX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -19.65%, compared to an
industry average of -3.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Natural Resources Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IGE with an increase of
1.67% over the last 100 days. GDX has the highest percent weighting
of ABX at 10.46%.