Pan American Silver Corp. ( PAAS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 02, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.035 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 16, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PAAS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 40% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of PAAS was $15.14, representing a -22.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.56 and a 8.22% increase over the 52 week low of $13.99.
PAAS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). PAAS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.79. Zacks Investment Research reports PAAS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 69.61%, compared to an industry average of 19%.