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Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)
Dividends Per Share
\$0.52 (TTM As of Aug. 2016)

Acuity Brands Inc's dividends per share for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was \$0.13. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Aug. 2016 was \$0.52. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Aug. 2016 was 0.07. As of today, Acuity Brands Inc's Dividend Yield is 0.21%.

Warning Sign:

Acuity Brands Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -1.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -0.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -1.20% 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 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Acuity Brands Inc was 10.10% 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.

Acuity Brands Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2016 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends Per Share (Q: Aug. 2016 ) / EPS without NRI (Q: Aug. 2016 ) = 0.13 / 1.88 = 0.07

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Acuity Brands Inc was 1.09. The lowest was 0.08. And the median was 0.22.

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

Acuity Brands Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1302016-10-142016-10-182016-11-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1302016-07-142016-07-182016-08-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1302016-04-142016-04-182016-05-02Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1302016-01-152016-01-202016-02-01Cash Dividendquarterly

Acuity Brands Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 0.52 / 249.99 = 0.21 %

Current Share Price is \$249.99.
Acuity Brands Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is \$0.52.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Acuity Brands Inc was 2.50%. The lowest was 0.19%. And the median was 0.97%.

Warning Sign:

Acuity Brands Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

* 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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Historical Data

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

Acuity Brands Inc Annual Data

 Aug07 Aug08 Aug09 Aug10 Aug11 Aug12 Aug13 Aug14 Aug15 Aug16 Dividends Per Share 0.60 0.54 0.52 0.52 0.52 0.52 0.54 0.52 0.52 0.52

Acuity Brands Inc Quarterly Data

 May14 Aug14 Nov14 Feb15 May15 Aug15 Nov15 Feb16 May16 Aug16 Dividends Per Share 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13
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