Nevsun Resources Ltd ( NSU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased NSU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NSU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $2.94, the dividend yield is 5.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NSU was $2.94, representing a -34.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $4.51 and a 14.4% increase over the 52 week low of $2.57.
NSU is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). NSU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.35.