Yamana Gold Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.065 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AUY stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 6th quarter that AUY has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $8.74, the dividend yield is 2.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AUY was $8.74,
representing a -52.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.23 and
a 5.17% increase over the 52 week low of $8.31.
AUY is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). AUY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.41. Zacks Investment Research reports AUY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -52.1%, compared to an
industry average of -16.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AUY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AUY as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of
-17.82% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AUY at 4.64%.