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Goldcorp Inc. (GG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 12, 2013

Goldcorp Inc. ( GG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that GG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $32.75, the dividend yield is 1.83%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GG was $32.75, representing a -31.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.10 and a 3.84% increase over the 52 week low of $31.54.

GG is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). GG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.85. Zacks Investment Research reports GG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.65%, compared to an industry average of 11.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GG Dividend History page.

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

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

  • Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF ( GDX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an decrease of -29.13% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GG at 10.27%.

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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