Goldcorp Inc. ( GG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 19th quarter that GG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.57, the dividend yield is .84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GG was $9.57, representing a -38.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.55 and a 13.66% increase over the 52 week low of $8.42.
GG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). GG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.09. Zacks Investment Research reports GG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -83.44%, compared to an industry average of 1.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to GG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GG as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of -7.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GG at 5.1%.
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