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Sanofi SA (NYSE:SNY)
Dividends Per Share
$1.58 (TTM As of Jun. 2016)

Sanofi SA's dividends per share for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was $1.65. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2016 was $1.58. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the six months ended in Jun. 2016 was 1.93. As of today, Sanofi SA's Dividend Yield is 4.11%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Sanofi SA is 1.94, which seems too high.

Good Sign:

Sanofi SA stock dividend yield is close to 3-year high.

During the past 12 months, Sanofi SA's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.80% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 3.60% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 6.90% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Sanofi SA was 29.60% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 6.45% per year.

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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.

Sanofi SA's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jun. 2016 )/EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2016 )
=1.64606741573/0.85393258427
=1.93

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Sanofi SA was 2.59. The lowest was 0.09. And the median was 1.03.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Sanofi SA is 1.94, which seems too high.

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

Sanofi SA Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
1.6632016-05-052016-05-092016-06-01Cash Dividendannually

Sanofi SA's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.663/40.52
=4.10 %

Current Share Price is $40.52.
Sanofi SA's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.663.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Sanofi SA was 5.24%. The lowest was 1.83%. And the median was 3.71%.

Good Sign:

Sanofi SA stock dividend yield is close to 3-year high.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Related Terms

Dividend Yield, Dividend Payout Ratio, Earnings per Share, 3-Year Dividends Growth Rate, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate, Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus)


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Sanofi SA Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Dividends Per Share 0.991.261.411.581.191.621.671.951.701.58

Sanofi SA Semi-Annual Data

Dec11Jun12Dec12Jun13Dec13Jun14Dec14Jun15Dec15Jun16
Dividends Per Share 0.001.600.001.880.001.880.001.630.001.65
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