Newmont Mining Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.425 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28,
2013. Shareholders who purchased NEM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
21.43% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of NEM was $40.01,
representing a -30.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.93 and
a 3.92% increase over the 52 week low of $38.50.
NEM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). NEM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.63. Zacks Investment Research reports NEM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 18.23%, compared to an
industry average of 11.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to NEM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NEM as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners Fund (
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (
- PowerShares Global Gold & Precious Metals Portfolio (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Basic Materials Index (
- Vanguard Materials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VAW with an increase of
5.21% over the last 100 days. RING has the highest percent
weighting of NEM at 9.34%.