Teck Resources Ltd ( TECK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased TECK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -88.54% decrease from the prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of TECK was $26.58, representing a -13.7% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.80 and a 82.55% increase over the 52 week low of $14.56.
TECK 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 ). TECK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.3. Zacks Investment Research reports TECK's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 2.65%, compared to an industry average of 14.8%.
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