Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 10, 2013
Newmont Mining Corporation ( NEM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 10, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NEM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -17.65% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $34.95, the dividend yield is 4.01%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NEM was $34.95, representing a -39.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.93 and a 15.35% increase over the 52 week low of $30.30.
NEM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). NEM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.29. Zacks Investment Research reports NEM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -31.18%, compared to an industry average of -6.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NEM Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to NEM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NEM as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners Fund ( RING )
- PowerShares Global Gold & Precious Metals Portfolio ( PSAU )
- Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF ( GDX )
- Vanguard Materials ETF ( VAW )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Basic Industries ( XLB ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLB with an increase of 6.44% over the last 100 days. RING has the highest percent weighting of NEM at 9.92%.