Southern Copper Corporation (SCCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 12, 2018

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Southern Copper Corporation ( SCCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 12, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 27, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SCCO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 20% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of SCCO was $45.47, representing a -10.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.90 and a 39.35% increase over the 52 week low of $32.63.

SCCO is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). SCCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.54. Zacks Investment Research reports SCCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 92.8%, compared to an industry average of 23.5%.

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

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Referenced Symbols: SCCO , BHP , RIO

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