Owners of Silver Wheaton Corporation (NYSE: SLW) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $21.76 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.1%. The average volume for Silver Wheaton Corporation has been 5.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Silver Wheaton Corporation has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the metals & mining industry. Shares are down 39.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. Silver Wheaton Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates as silver and gold streaming company worldwide. The company has 20 long-term purchase agreements associated with silver and gold relating to 23 mining assets. The company has a P/E ratio of 14.02. TheStreet Ratings rates Silver Wheaton Corporation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. You can view the full Silver Wheaton Corporation Ratings Report now.