Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2017

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Newmont Mining Corporation ( NEM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 28, 2017. Shareholders who purchased NEM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $36.2, the dividend yield is .83%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NEM was $36.2, representing a -8.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.63 and a 19.08% increase over the 52 week low of $30.40.

NEM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). NEM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.15. Zacks Investment Research reports NEM's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -10.68%, compared to an industry average of -4.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NEM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to NEM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NEM as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF ( IYM )
  • iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF ( RING )
  • VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF ( GDX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYM with an increase of 7.95% over the last 100 days. XME has the highest percent weighting of NEM at 4.28%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: NEM , BHP , RIO , XME , IYM , RING , GDX

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