NEW YORK (
) -- The ex-dividend date for
) is tomorrow, November 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 16 cents per share. At a price of $42.53 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.5%.
The average volume for Agnico-Eagle Mines has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Agnico-Eagle Mines has a market cap of $7.14 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are down 45.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.
Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties in Canada, Finland, and Mexico. The company primarily explores for gold, as well as silver, copper, zinc, and lead. The company has a P/E ratio of 60.2, below the average metals & mining industry P/E ratio of 61.1 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Agnico-Eagle Mines as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full