Hecla Mining Company (HL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 25, 2014

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Hecla Mining Company ( HL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 25, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.0025 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 05, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that HL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $3.26, the dividend yield is .31%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HL was $3.26, representing a -18.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $3.98 and a 23.95% increase over the 52 week low of $2.63.

HL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Teck Resources Ltd ( TCK ) and Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. ( MLM ). HL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.05. Zacks Investment Research reports HL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 159.38%, compared to an industry average of -13.5%.


For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to HL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HL as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares MSCI Global Silver Miners Fund ( SLVP )
  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SLVP with an increase of 6.86% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HL at 4.16%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.




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Referenced Stocks: HL , TCK , MLM , SLVP , XME

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