Yamana Gold Inc. (TSE:YRI) (NYSE:AUY) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 25th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Monday, September 30th will be given a dividend of 0.013 per share on Tuesday, October 15th. This represents a $0.05 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 27th. This is an increase from Yamana Gold’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.005.
Shares of YRI stock traded down C$0.24 on Wednesday, hitting C$4.56. 4,341,358 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,848,210. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 47.02, a current ratio of 1.66 and a quick ratio of 0.17. The company has a market capitalization of $4.53 billion and a PE ratio of -32.57. Yamana Gold has a 1-year low of C$2.41 and a 1-year high of C$5.04. The company’s fifty day moving average is C$4.61 and its 200 day moving average is C$3.55.
Yamana Gold (TSE:YRI) (NYSE:AUY) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 25th. The company reported C$0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of C$0.02 by C$0.01. The firm had revenue of C$620.02 million for the quarter. As a group, equities research analysts expect that Yamana Gold will post 0.14 EPS for the current year.
About Yamana Gold
Yamana Gold Inc engages in operating mines, development stage projects, and exploration and mineral properties primarily in Canada, Brazil, Chile, and Argentina. The company primarily sells precious metals, including gold, silver, and copper. Its principal mining properties comprise the Chapada and Jacobina mines in Brazil; the Canadian Malartic mine in Canada; and the Cerro Moro mine in Argentina and the El Peñón and Minera Florida mines in Chile.
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