AuRico Gold Inc. (AUQ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 10, 2014
AuRico Gold Inc. ( AUQ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 10, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AUQ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that AUQ has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of AUQ was $3.77, representing a -54.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.36 and a 13.21% increase over the 52 week low of $3.33.
AUQ is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). AUQ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.43. Zacks Investment Research reports AUQ's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -11.11%, compared to an industry average of -15.8%.