Southern Copper Corporation (SCCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 05, 2013
Southern Copper Corporation ( SCCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 21, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SCCO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -95.64% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $28.36, the dividend yield is 1.69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCCO was $28.36, representing a -32.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.03 and a 10.13% increase over the 52 week low of $25.75.
SCCO is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). SCCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.07. Zacks Investment Research reports SCCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -25.37%, compared to an industry average of -5.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SCCO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SCCO as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI All Peru Capped ETF ( EPU ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EPU with an decrease of -0.79% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SCCO at 14.62%.