Hecla Mining Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 17, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.0025 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 26,
2014. Shareholders who purchased HL stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that HL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HL was $3.56,
representing a -17.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $4.32 and
a 35.36% increase over the 52 week low of $2.63.
HL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Teck Resources Ltd (
) and Vulcan Materials Company (
). HL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.08. Zacks Investment Research reports HL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 150%, compared to an industry
average of -37.9%.
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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
9.35% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HL at 4.74%.