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C.R. Bard Inc (NYSE:BCR)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
5.70% (As of Jun. 2016)

C.R. Bard Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was $0.24.

BCR' s 3Y Average Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.2   Max: 7.4
Current: 5.7

3.2
7.4

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of C.R. Bard Inc was 7.40% per year. The lowest was 3.20% per year. And the median was 5.70% per year.

BCR's 3Y Average Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
71% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 15.40 vs. BCR: 5.70 )

During the past 12 months, C.R. Bard Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.10% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.50% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 6.10% 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.

C.R. Bard Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2016 was 0.11. As of today, C.R. Bard Inc's Dividend Yield is 0.45%.

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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 expontential compound based on the latest four year annual data.

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Explanation

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

C.R. Bard Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2016 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jun. 2016 )/EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2016 )
=0.24/2.11
=0.11

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of C.R. Bard Inc was 1.31. The lowest was 0.03. And the median was 0.17.

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

C.R. Bard Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2602016-07-142016-07-182016-07-29Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2402016-04-282016-05-022016-05-13Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2402016-01-212016-01-252016-02-05Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2402015-10-222015-10-262015-11-06Cash Dividendquarterly

C.R. Bard Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.98/217.07
=0.45 %

Current Share Price is $217.07.
C.R. Bard Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.98.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of C.R. Bard Inc was 0.90%. The lowest was 0.40%. And the median was 0.70%.

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


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