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Babcock & Wilcox Co (NYSE:BWC)
Dividends Per Share
\$0.40 (TTM As of Dec. 2014)

Babcock & Wilcox Co's dividends per share for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was \$0.10. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2014 was \$0.40. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2014 was 0.00. As of today, Babcock & Wilcox Co's Dividend Yield is 1.24%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Babcock & Wilcox Co is 1.58, which seems too high.

During the past 12 months, Babcock & Wilcox Co's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 17.60% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Definition

Dividends paid to per common share.

Explanation

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

Babcock & Wilcox Co's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends Per Share (Q: Dec. 2014 ) / Earnings per Share (Q: Dec. 2014 ) = 0.1 / -0.969 = N/A

During the past 7 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Babcock & Wilcox Co was 1.48. The lowest was 0.04. And the median was 0.11.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Babcock & Wilcox Co is 1.58, which seems too high.

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

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Babcock & Wilcox Co Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1002015-02-262015-03-022015-03-19Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002014-11-182014-11-202014-12-16Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002014-08-182014-08-202014-09-10Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002014-05-212014-05-232014-06-13Cash Dividendquarterly

Babcock & Wilcox Co's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 0.4 / 32.32 = 1.24 %

Current Share Price is \$32.32.
Babcock & Wilcox Co's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is \$0.4.

During the past 7 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Babcock & Wilcox Co was 1.47%. The lowest was 0.30%. And the median was 1.02%.

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

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Historical Data

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

Babcock & Wilcox Co Annual Data

 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dividends Per Share 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.34 0.40

Babcock & Wilcox Co Quarterly Data

 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Dividends Per Share 0.00 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10
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