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Walgreen Co (NYSE:WAG)
Dividends Per Share
$1.26 (TTM As of May. 2014)

Walgreen Co's dividends per share for the three months ended in May. 2014 was $0.32. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in May. 2014 was $1.26. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in May. 2014 was 0.42. As of today, Walgreen Co's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield is 2.30%.

During the past 12 months, Walgreen Co's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 14.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 24.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 25.00% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 22.60% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Walgreen Co was 26.00% per year. The lowest was 3.70% per year. And the median was 17.85% 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.

Walgreen Co's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in May. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: May. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: May. 2014 )
=0.315/0.75
=0.42

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Walgreen Co was 0.70. The lowest was 0.10. And the median was 0.21.

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

Walgreen Co Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.3382014-08-192014-08-212014-09-12Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3152014-05-192014-05-212014-06-12Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3152014-02-132014-02-182014-03-12Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3152013-11-142013-11-182013-12-12Cash Dividendquarterly

Walgreen Co's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.283/59.10
=2.17 %

Current Share Price is $59.10.
Walgreen Co's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.283.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Walgreen Co was 3.11%. The lowest was 0.44%. And the median was 1.44%.

* 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.

Walgreen Co Annual Data

Aug04Aug05Aug06Aug07Aug08Aug09Aug10Aug11Aug12Aug13
Dividends Per Share 0.180.220.270.330.400.480.590.750.951.14

Walgreen Co Quarterly Data

Feb12May12Aug12Nov12Feb13May13Aug13Nov13Feb14May14
Dividends Per Share 0.230.230.280.280.280.280.320.320.320.32
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