Ex-Div Reminder for HudBay Minerals (HBM)

On 9/10/14, HudBay Minerals Inc (TSX: HBM.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its semi-annual dividend of $0.01, payable on 9/30/14. As a percentage of HBM's recent stock price of $11.06, this dividend works out to approximately 0.09%.

Below is a dividend history chart for HBM, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.01 declared by HudBay Minerals Inc:

HBM+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HBM is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 0.18% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of HBM shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

HudBay Minerals Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, HBM's low point in its 52 week range is $7.15 per share, with $11.85 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $11.10.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, HBM makes up 6.02% of the Copper Miners ETF ( COPX) which is trading lower by about 0.5% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, HudBay Minerals Inc shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.

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