NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

Agnico Eagle Mines

(NYSE:

AEM

) is tomorrow, February 27, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 8 cents per share. At a price of $33.54 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.9%.

The average volume for Agnico Eagle Mines has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Agnico Eagle Mines has a market cap of $5.97 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 30% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties in Canada, Finland, and Mexico. It primarily explores for gold, as well as silver, copper, zinc, and lead.

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TheStreet Ratings rates

Agnico Eagle Mines

TheStreet Recommends

as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

Agnico Eagle Mines Ratings Report

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