Switch to:
GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Signs with American Capital Ltd \$ACAS.
More than 500,000 people have already joined GuruFocus to track the stocks they follow and exchange investment ideas.
American Capital Ltd (NAS:ACAS)
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate
0.00% (As of Sep. 2016)

American Capital Ltd's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was \$0.00.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of American Capital Ltd was 110.00% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 2.85% 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.

American Capital Ltd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.00. As of today, American Capital Ltd's Dividend Yield is 0.00%.

Definition

This is the average annual rate that a company has been raising its dividends. The growth rate is calculated with expontential compound based on the latest four year annual data.

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.

Explanation

1. Dividend Payout Ratio measures the percentage of the companys earnings paid out as dividends.

American Capital Ltd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends Per Share (Q: Sep. 2016 ) / EPS without NRI (Q: Sep. 2016 ) = 0 / 0.63 = 0.00

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of American Capital Ltd was 0.94. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.72.

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

American Capital Ltd Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency

American Capital Ltd's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 0 / 17.99 = 0.00 %

Current Share Price is \$17.99.
American Capital Ltd's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is \$0.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of American Capital Ltd was 354.77%. The lowest was 0.00%. And the median was 10.25%.

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

Related Terms
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to \$400 per referral. ( Learn More)