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Aircastle Ltd (NYSE:AYR)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
20.20% (As of Mar. 2014)

Aircastle Ltd's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.20.

AYR' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 20.2
Current: 20.2

0
20.2

During the past 10 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Aircastle Ltd was 20.20% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was -16.20% per year.

AYR's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
86% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. AYR: 20.20 )

During the past 12 months, Aircastle Ltd's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 15.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 20.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 16.60% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Aircastle Ltd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was 2.86. As of today, Aircastle Ltd's Dividend Yield is 4.32%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Aircastle Ltd is 2.55, which seems too high.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


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.

Aircastle Ltd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )
=0.2/0.07
=2.86

During the past 10 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Aircastle Ltd was 2.86. The lowest was 0.19. And the median was 0.43.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Aircastle Ltd is 2.55, which seems too high.

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

Aircastle Ltd Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2002014-05-282014-05-302014-06-13Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2002014-03-052014-03-072014-03-14Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2002013-11-262013-11-292013-12-13Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1652013-08-282013-08-302013-09-13Cash Dividendquarterly

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

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.765/17.69
=4.32 %

Current Share Price is $17.69.
Aircastle Ltd's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.765.

During the past 10 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Aircastle Ltd was 38.98%. The lowest was 1.82%. And the median was 4.41%.

* 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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