Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited (AEM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2012
Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited ( AEM ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for December 17, 2012. Shareholders who purchased AEM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that AEM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $57.33, the dividend yield is 1.4%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AEM was $57.33, representing a -0.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.35 and a 82.46% increase over the 52 week low of $31.42.
AEM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). AEM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.2. Zacks Investment Research reports AEM's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 33.83%, compared to an industry average of 9.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AEM Dividend History page.