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Altera Corp (NAS:ALTR)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
31.50% (As of Sep. 2014)

Altera Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.18.

ALTR' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 31.5
Current: 31.5

0
31.5

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Altera Corp was 31.50% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

ALTR's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
95% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. ALTR: 31.50 )

During the past 12 months, Altera Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 40.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 31.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 26.20% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Altera Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.47. As of today, Altera Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield is 1.82%.

Good Sign:

Altera Corp stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

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Definition

This is the average annual rate that a company has been raising its dividends. The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.


Explanation

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

Altera Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Sep. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Sep. 2014 )
=0.18/0.38
=0.47

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Altera Corp was 0.49. The lowest was 0.08. And the median was 0.19.

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

Altera Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1802014-11-062014-11-102014-12-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1802014-08-072014-08-112014-09-02Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1502014-05-082014-05-122014-06-02Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1502014-02-062014-02-102014-03-03Cash Dividendquarterly

Altera Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.66/36.32
=1.82 %

Current Share Price is $36.32.
Altera Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.66.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Altera Corp was 2.02%. The lowest was 0.16%. And the median was 0.89%.

Good Sign:

Altera Corp stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

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


Related Terms

Dividends Per Share, Dividend Payout Ratio, Dividend Yield, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate

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