Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013


Yamana Gold Inc. ( AUY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.065 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AUY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that AUY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.36, the dividend yield is 2.51%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AUY was $10.36, representing a -49.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.59 and a 21.17% increase over the 52 week low of $8.55.

AUY is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). AUY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.43. Zacks Investment Research reports AUY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -48.68%, compared to an industry average of -16.9%.

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

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 ( GDX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of -15.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AUY at 4.77%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: AUY , BHP , GDX , VALE

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