Cameco Corporation ( CCJ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.0767 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CCJ prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -7.81% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $12.35, the dividend yield is 2.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CCJ was $12.35, representing a -38.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.97 and a 3.43% increase over the 52 week low of $11.94.
CCJ is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). CCJ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.03. Zacks Investment Research reports CCJ's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 1.03%, compared to an industry average of 9.4%.
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