Hecla Mining Company (
) 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 $2.63.
HL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Teck Resources Ltd (
) and Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (
). HL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.05. Zacks Investment Research reports HL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 159.38%, compared to an
industry average of -13.5%.
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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 (
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
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%.