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Bowl America Incorporated (AMEX:BWL.A)
Dividends Per Share
$0.66 (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

Bowl America Incorporated's dividends per share for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.17. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.66. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was 2.36. As of today, Bowl America Incorporated's Dividend Yield is 4.50%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Bowl America Incorporated is 2.44, which seems too high.

During the past 12 months, Bowl America Incorporated's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.90% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Bowl America Incorporated was 12.70% per year. The lowest was -6.60% per year. And the median was 3.70% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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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.

Bowl America Incorporated's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Dec. 2013 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Dec. 2013 )
=0.165/0.07
=2.36

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Bowl America Incorporated was 26.67. The lowest was 0.31. And the median was 0.73.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Bowl America Incorporated is 2.44, which seems too high.

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

Bowl America Incorporated Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1652014-04-152014-04-172014-05-14Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1652014-01-082014-01-102014-02-14Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1652013-10-212013-10-232013-11-14Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1652013-07-152013-07-172013-08-07Cash Dividendquarterly

Bowl America Incorporated's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.66/14.80
=4.46 %

Current Share Price is $14.80.
Bowl America Incorporated's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.66.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Bowl America Incorporated was 5.57%. The lowest was 3.11%. And the median was 4.14%.

* 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


Historical Data

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

Bowl America Incorporated Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
Dividends Per Share 0.520.540.560.570.440.610.620.630.640.66

Bowl America Incorporated Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Dividends Per Share 0.160.160.160.160.160.170.170.170.170.17
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