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Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT)
Dividends Per Share
$1.20 (TTM As of Jan. 2015)

Medtronic PLC's dividends per share for the three months ended in Jan. 2015 was $0.31. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jan. 2015 was $1.20. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jan. 2015 was 0.31. As of today, Medtronic PLC's Dividend Yield is 1.50%.

Warning Sign:

Medtronic PLC stock dividend yield is close to 5-year low.

During the past 12 months, Medtronic PLC's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 8.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.60% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 8.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 15.60% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Medtronic PLC was 28.40% per year. The lowest was 7.60% per year. And the median was 16.00% 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.

Medtronic PLC's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2015 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jan. 2015 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Jan. 2015 )
=0.305/0.98
=0.31

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Medtronic PLC was 2.04. The lowest was 0.13. And the median was 0.22.

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

SELECT * FROM `dividends` where `morn_secr_id`='0P000003JU' and `DividendType`='CD' and `ExDate`>'2014-03-03' and `ExDate`<='2015-03-03' order by ExDate desc

Medtronic PLC Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.3052014-12-302015-01-022015-01-16Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3052014-10-012014-10-032014-10-24Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3052014-07-012014-07-032014-07-25Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2802014-04-022014-04-042014-04-25Cash Dividendquarterly

Medtronic PLC's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.195/78.03
=1.53 %

Current Share Price is $78.03.
Medtronic PLC's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.195.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Medtronic PLC was 2.93%. The lowest was 0.57%. And the median was 1.82%.

Warning Sign:

Medtronic PLC stock dividend yield is close to 5-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.

Medtronic PLC Annual Data

Apr05Apr06Apr07Apr08Apr09Apr10Apr11Apr12Apr13Apr14
Dividends Per Share 0.340.390.440.500.750.820.900.971.041.12

Medtronic PLC Quarterly Data

Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14Jul14Oct14Jan15
Dividends Per Share 0.260.260.260.280.280.280.280.310.310.31
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