Goldcorp Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 15, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GG stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 10th quarter that GG has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $23.64, the dividend yield is 2.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GG was $23.64,
representing a -48.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.53 and
a 6.39% increase over the 52 week low of $22.22.
GG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). GG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.97. Zacks Investment Research reports GG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -48.63%, compared to an
industry average of -21%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GG as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of
-15.63% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GG at 14.19%.