Yamana Gold Inc. ( AUY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.065 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AUY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AUY has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day’s last sale of AUY was $15.64, representing a -24.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.59 and a 23.35% increase over the 52 week low of $12.68.
AUY is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and VALE S.A. ( VALE ). AUY’s current earnings per share, an indicator of a company’s profitability, is $.59. Zacks Investment Research reports AUY’s forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 27.24%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AUY Dividend History page.