Goldcorp Inc. (GG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 10, 2013
Goldcorp Inc. ( GG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 10, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 12th quarter that GG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $21.06, the dividend yield is 2.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GG was $21.06, representing a -45.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.87 and a 1.53% increase over the 52 week low of $20.74.
GG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). GG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.57. Zacks Investment Research reports GG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -48.65%, compared to an industry average of -17.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to GG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GG as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF ( GDX ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of -16.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GG at 11.59%.