Goldcorp Inc. (GG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 15, 2013
Goldcorp Inc. ( GG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that GG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.64, the dividend yield is 2.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GG was $23.64, representing a -48.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.53 and a 6.39% increase over the 52 week low of $22.22.
GG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). GG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.97. Zacks Investment Research reports GG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -48.63%, compared to an industry average of -21%.
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 -15.63% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GG at 14.19%.