Franco-Nevada Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (FNV)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Franco-Nevada (NYSE: FNV) is tomorrow, February 11, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 6 cents per share. At a price of $50.40 as of 11 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.5%.

The average volume for Franco-Nevada has been 698,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Franco-Nevada has a market cap of $7 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 21.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Franco-Nevada Corporation operates as a gold-focused royalty and stream company in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, and Africa. The company has interests in platinum group metal, oil and gas, and other resource properties.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Franco-Nevada as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, unimpressive growth in net income and premium valuation. You can view the full Franco-Nevada Ratings Report.

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