Silver Wheaton Corp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased SLW stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-41.67% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $22.13, the dividend yield is 3.8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLW was $22.13,
representing a -24.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.17 and
a 24.68% increase over the 52 week low of $17.75.
SLW is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and Rio Tinto Plc (
). SLW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.9. Zacks Investment Research reports SLW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -15.34%, compared to an
industry average of -19.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SLW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SLW as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an increase of
15.1% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SLW at 5.27%.