Goldcorp Inc. ( GG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 23, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that GG has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of GG was $13.3, representing a -18.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.38 and a 14.26% increase over the 52 week low of $11.64.
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 $.77. Zacks Investment Research reports GG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 9.38%, compared to an industry average of 8%.