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Union Pacific Corp (NYSE:UNP)
Dividends Per Share
$2.20 (TTM As of Mar. 2016)

Union Pacific Corp's dividends per share for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was $0.55. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2016 was $2.20. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2016 was 0.47. As of today, Union Pacific Corp's Dividend Yield is 2.55%.

During the past 12 months, Union Pacific Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.70% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 20.90% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 26.70% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 24.30% 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 Union Pacific Corp was 32.10% per year. The lowest was -22.50% per year. And the median was 14.50% 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.

Union Pacific Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2016 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Mar. 2016 )/EPS without NRI (Q: Mar. 2016 )
=0.55/1.16
=0.47

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Union Pacific Corp was 1.25. The lowest was 0.14. And the median was 0.28.

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

Union Pacific Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.5502016-05-262016-05-312016-06-30Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5502016-02-252016-02-292016-03-31Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5502015-11-252015-11-302015-12-30Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5502015-08-272015-08-312015-09-30Cash Dividendquarterly

Union Pacific Corp's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.2/86.28
=2.55 %

Current Share Price is $86.28.
Union Pacific Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.2.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Union Pacific Corp was 3.14%. The lowest was 0.96%. And the median was 1.68%.

* 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, Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus)


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Union Pacific Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
Dividends Per Share 0.300.370.490.540.660.971.251.481.912.20

Union Pacific Corp Quarterly Data

Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16
Dividends Per Share 0.400.460.460.500.500.550.550.550.550.55
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