Southern Copper Corporation ( SCCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 11, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased SCCO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -25% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCCO was $25.38, representing a -23.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.31 and a 17.77% increase over the 52 week low of $21.55.
SCCO is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ) and BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ). Zacks Investment Research reports SCCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -30.36%, compared to an industry average of -2.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SCCO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SCCO as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI All Peru Capped ETF ( EPU )
- iShares Emerging Markets Corporate Bond ETF (CEMB).
The top-performing ETF of this group is CEMB with an decrease of -3.54% over the last 100 days. EPU has the highest percent weighting of SCCO at 22.66%.