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Silver Wheaton Corp (SLW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 25, 2014

Silver Wheaton Corp ( SLW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 25, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 05, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SLW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -14.29% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $24.84, the dividend yield is .97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SLW was $24.84, representing a -14.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.17 and a 29.17% increase over the 52 week low of $19.23.

SLW is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). SLW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.88. Zacks Investment Research reports SLW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -15.97%, compared to an industry average of -13.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SLW Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

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

  • Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF ( GDX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GDX with an increase of 10.42% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SLW at 5.62%.

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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