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Ex-Div Reminder for Wheaton Precious Metals (SLW)

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Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 5/23/17, Wheaton Precious Metals Corp (Symbol: SLW) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.07, payable on 6/6/17. As a percentage of SLW’s recent stock price of $20.91, this dividend works out to approximately 0.33%.

SLW+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 SLW is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.34% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SLW shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart Looking at the chart above, SLW’s low point in its 52 week range is $16.94 per share, with $31.35 as the 52 week high point – that compares with a last trade of $20.91. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, SLW makes up 11.18% of the Silver Miners ETF (Symbol: SIL) which is trading up by about 1.9% on the day Friday. In Friday trading, Wheaton Precious Metals Corp shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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