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Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2017

Barrick Gold Corporation ( ABX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 29, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased ABX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ABX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.14, the dividend yield is .7%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ABX was $17.14, representing a -17.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.78 and a 24.16% increase over the 52 week low of $13.81.

ABX is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). ABX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.02. Zacks Investment Research reports ABX's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 7.78%, compared to an industry average of -.7%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to ABX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have ABX as a top-10 holding:

  • VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF ( GDX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of -0.17% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ABX at 10.31%.

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


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

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