Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 20, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CLF stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that CLF has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $27.5, the dividend yield is 2.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLF was $27.5,
representing a -31.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.40 and
a 78.46% increase over the 52 week low of $15.41.
CLF is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). CLF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$9.22. Zacks Investment Research reports CLF's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -7.53%, compared to an
industry average of 24.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CLF through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CLF as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF (
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
- ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (
- Rydex ETF Trust (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of
21.39% over the last 100 days. RTM has the highest percent
weighting of CLF at 3.78%.