Southern Copper Corporation (SCCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2014

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Southern Copper Corporation ( SCCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SCCO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SCCO has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of SCCO was $31.82, representing a -21.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.48 and a 29.88% increase over the 52 week low of $24.50.

SCCO is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). SCCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.92. Zacks Investment Research reports SCCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -5.5%, compared to an industry average of -2.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SCCO Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SCCO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SCCO as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Dynamic Basic Materials ( PYZ )
  • iShares MSCI All Peru Capped ETF ( EPU )
  • ALPS GS Risk Adjusted Return U.S. Large Cap Index ETF ( GSRA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GSRA with an increase of 15.55% over the last 100 days. PYZ has the highest percent weighting of SCCO at 2.75%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.



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