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Dividends Per Share
\$1.07 (TTM As of Oct. 2016)

Best Buy Co Inc's dividends per share for the three months ended in Oct. 2016 was \$0.28. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2016 was \$1.07. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Oct. 2016 was 0.47. As of today, Best Buy Co Inc's Dividend Yield is 2.54%.

During the past 12 months, Best Buy Co Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 21.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 8.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.50% 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 Best Buy Co Inc was 20.70% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 5.10% 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.

Best Buy Co Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends Per Share (Q: Oct. 2016 ) / EPS without NRI (Q: Oct. 2016 ) = 0.28 / 0.6 = 0.47

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Best Buy Co Inc was 0.40. The lowest was 0.13. And the median was 0.19.

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

Best Buy Co Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2802016-12-062016-12-082016-12-29Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2802016-09-092016-09-132016-10-04Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2802016-06-102016-06-142016-07-05Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2802016-03-152016-03-172016-04-07Cash Dividendquarterly

Best Buy Co Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 1.12 / 43.83 = 2.56 %

Current Share Price is \$43.83.
Best Buy Co Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is \$1.12.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Best Buy Co Inc was 5.76%. The lowest was 0.53%. And the median was 1.87%.

* 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.

Best Buy Co Inc Annual Data

 Feb07 Feb08 Feb09 Feb10 Feb11 Feb12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Dividends Per Share 0.36 0.46 0.54 0.56 0.58 0.62 0.66 0.68 0.72 0.92

Best Buy Co Inc Quarterly Data

 Jul14 Oct14 Jan15 Apr15 Jul15 Oct15 Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Dividends Per Share 0.17 0.19 0.19 0.23 0.23 0.23 0.23 0.28 0.28 0.28
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