Southern Copper Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 11, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SCCO stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an -91.27% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCCO was $40.72,
representing a -3.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.03 and
a 46.9% increase over the 52 week low of $27.72.
SCCO is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). SCCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.28. Zacks Investment Research reports SCCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.99%, compared to an
industry average of 24.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to SCCO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SCCO as a top-10 holding:
- WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund (
- WisdomTree Global Natural Resources International Index (
- PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials (
- iShares MSCI All Peru Capped Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PYZ with an increase of
13.14% over the last 100 days. DTN has the highest percent
weighting of SCCO at 2.66%.