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Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL)
Dividends Per Share
$1.00 (TTM As of May. 2014)

Carnival Corp's dividends per share for the three months ended in May. 2014 was $0.25. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was $1.00. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in May. 2014 was 1.79. As of today, Carnival Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield is 2.64%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Carnival Corp is 1.69, which seems too high.

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 35.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Carnival Corp was 37.80% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 13.50% 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.

Carnival Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in May. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: May. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: May. 2014 )
=0.25/0.14
=1.79

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Carnival Corp was 12.50. The lowest was 0.06. And the median was 0.33.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Carnival Corp is 1.69, which seems too high.

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

Carnival Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2502014-08-202014-08-222014-09-12Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2502014-05-212014-05-232014-06-13Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2502014-02-192014-02-212014-03-14Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2502013-11-202013-11-222013-12-13Cash Dividendquarterly

Carnival Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1/37.88
=2.64 %

Current Share Price is $37.88.
Carnival Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Carnival Corp was 10.15%. The lowest was 0.23%. And the median was 2.36%.

* 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.

Carnival Corp Annual Data

Nov04Nov05Nov06Nov07Nov08Nov09Nov10Nov11Nov12Nov13
Dividends Per Share 0.530.801.031.381.600.000.401.001.001.00

Carnival Corp Quarterly Data

Feb12May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14
Dividends Per Share 0.250.250.250.250.250.250.250.250.250.25
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