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GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with Broadcom Ltd \$AVGO.
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Dividends per Share
\$2.52 (TTM As of Jan. 2017)

Broadcom Ltd's dividends per share for the three months ended in Jan. 2017 was \$1.02. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2017 was \$2.52. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jan. 2017 was 1.76. As of today, Broadcom Ltd's Dividend Yield is 1.39%.

Good Sign:

Broadcom Ltd stock dividend yield is close to 2-year high.

During the past 12 months, Broadcom Ltd's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 53.70% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 34.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 40.70% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.

During the past 10 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Broadcom Ltd was 47.80% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

Definition

Dividends paid to per common share.

Explanation

1. Dividend payout ratio measures the percentage of the companys earnings paid out as dividends.

Broadcom Ltd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2017 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends Per Share (Q: Jan. 2017 ) / EPS without NRI (Q: Jan. 2017 ) = 1.02 / 0.58 = 1.76

During the past 10 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Broadcom Ltd was 0.97. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.31.

2. Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Broadcom Ltd Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
1.0202017-03-162017-03-202017-03-31Cash Dividendquarterly
1.0202016-12-142016-12-162016-12-30Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5102016-09-152016-09-192016-09-30Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5002016-06-152016-06-172016-06-30Cash Dividendquarterly

Broadcom Ltd's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 3.05 / 220.95 = 1.38 %

Current Share Price is \$220.95.
Broadcom Ltd's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is \$3.05.

During the past 10 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Broadcom Ltd was 2.14%. The lowest was 0.20%. And the median was 1.21%.

Good Sign:

Broadcom Ltd stock dividend yield is close to 2-year high.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.