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Colony Financial Inc (NYSE:CLNY)
Dividends Per Share
$1.40 (TTM As of Mar. 2014)

Colony Financial Inc's dividends per share for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.35. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2014 was $1.40. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was 1.75. As of today, Colony Financial Inc's Dividend Yield is 6.10%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Colony Financial Inc is 1.81, which seems too high.

Warning Sign:

Colony Financial Inc stock dividend yield is close to 3-year low.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Definition

Dividends paid to per common share.


Explanation

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

Colony Financial Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )
=0.35/0.2
=1.75

During the past 4 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Colony Financial Inc was 1.75. The lowest was 0.67. And the median was 1.02.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Colony Financial Inc is 1.81, which seems too high.

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

Colony Financial Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.3602014-06-262014-06-302014-07-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3502014-03-272014-03-312014-04-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3502013-12-272013-12-312014-01-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3502013-09-262013-09-302013-10-15Cash Dividendquarterly

Colony Financial Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.41/22.79
=6.19 %

Current Share Price is $22.79.
Colony Financial Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.41.

During the past 4 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Colony Financial Inc was 10.02%. The lowest was 2.05%. And the median was 6.65%.

Warning Sign:

Colony Financial Inc stock dividend yield is close to 3-year low.

* 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.

Colony Financial Inc Annual Data

Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Dividends Per Share 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.921.311.391.40

Colony Financial Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
Dividends Per Share 0.340.340.350.350.350.350.350.350.350.35
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