Teck Resources Ltd ( TCK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4233 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TCK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -5.93% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of TCK was $24.12, representing a -37.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.57 and a 20.72% increase over the 52 week low of $19.98.
TCK is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Vulcan Materials Company ( VMC ) and Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. ( SQM ). TCK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports TCK's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -33.36%, compared to an industry average of 6.6%.
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