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Beam Inc (NYSE:BEAM)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
0.00% (As of Dec. 2013)

Beam Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was \$0.23.

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Beam Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.40. As of today, Beam Inc's Dividend Yield is 1.08%.

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.

Beam Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends Per Share (Q: Dec. 2013 ) / EPS without NRI (Q: Dec. 2013 ) = 0.225 / 0.56 = 0.40

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Beam Inc was 0.50. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.00.

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

Beam Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency

Beam Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 0 / 83.47 = 0.00 %

Current Share Price is \$83.47.
Beam Inc'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 Beam Inc was 1.08%. The lowest was 0.00%. And the median was 0.00%.

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

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