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Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM)
Dividends Per Share
$0.50 (TTM As of Dec. 2013)

Legg Mason, Inc.'s dividends per share for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.13. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.50. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.19. As of today, Legg Mason, Inc.'s Dividend Yield is 1.20%.

During the past 12 months, Legg Mason, Inc.'s average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 22.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 54.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -5.60% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -8.30% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Legg Mason, Inc. was 54.20% per year. The lowest was -47.10% per year. And the median was 16.25% 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.

Legg Mason, Inc.'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 )
=0.13/0.67
=0.19

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Legg Mason, Inc. was 0.49. The lowest was 0.03. And the median was 0.17.

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

Legg Mason, Inc. Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1302014-03-112014-03-132014-04-14Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1302013-12-092013-12-112014-01-06Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1302013-10-012013-10-032013-10-21Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1302013-06-072013-06-112013-07-08Cash Dividendquarterly

Legg Mason, Inc.'s Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.52/45.28
=1.15 %

Current Share Price is $45.28.
Legg Mason, Inc.'s Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.52.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Legg Mason, Inc. was 8.62%. The lowest was 0.36%. And the median was 0.86%.

* 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.

Legg Mason, Inc. Annual Data

Mar04Mar05Mar06Mar07Mar08Mar09Mar10Mar11Mar12Mar13
Dividends Per Share 0.370.550.690.810.960.960.120.200.320.44

Legg Mason, Inc. Quarterly Data

Sep11Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13
Dividends Per Share 0.080.080.080.110.110.110.110.130.130.13
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