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Brown-Forman Corp (NYSE:BF.B)
Dividends Per Share
$0.67 (TTM As of Jul. 2016)

Brown-Forman Corp's dividends per share for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $0.17. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jul. 2016 was $0.67. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was 0.47. As of today, Brown-Forman Corp's Dividend Yield is 1.44%.

Good Sign:

Brown-Forman Corp stock dividend yield is close to 2-year high.

During the past 12 months, Brown-Forman Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 8.90% 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 Brown-Forman Corp was 67.60% per year. The lowest was -33.70% per year. And the median was 10.00% per year.

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Definition

Dividends paid to per common share.


Explanation

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

Brown-Forman Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jul. 2016 )/EPS without NRI (Q: Jul. 2016 )
=0.17/0.36
=0.47

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Brown-Forman Corp was 0.71. The lowest was 0.13. And the median was 0.39.

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

Brown-Forman Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1702016-08-302016-09-012016-10-03Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1702016-06-022016-06-062016-07-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1702016-03-072016-03-092016-04-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1702015-12-012015-12-032015-12-30Cash Dividendquarterly

Brown-Forman Corp's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.68/47.38
=1.44 %

Current Share Price is $47.38.
Brown-Forman Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.68.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Brown-Forman Corp was 2.85%. The lowest was 1.03%. And the median was 1.65%.

Good Sign:

Brown-Forman Corp 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 own currency.


Related Terms

Dividend Yield, Dividend Payout Ratio, Earnings per Share, 3-Year Dividends Growth Rate, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate, Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus)


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Brown-Forman Corp Annual Data

Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14Apr15Apr16
Dividends Per Share 0.310.340.370.390.410.450.490.550.610.66

Brown-Forman Corp Quarterly Data

Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16
Dividends Per Share 0.150.150.150.160.160.160.160.170.170.17
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