Hecla Mining Company (HL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 22, 2013

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Hecla Mining Company ( HL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 22, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0025 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $3.73, the dividend yield is .27%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HL was $3.73, representing a -46.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.94 and a 40.75% increase over the 52 week low of $2.65.

HL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Teck Resources Ltd ( TCK ) and Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. ( SQM ). HL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.04. Zacks Investment Research reports HL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -147.27%, compared to an industry average of -35.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HL Dividend History page.

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 ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SLVP with an decrease of -18.84% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HL at 4.51%.



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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