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Brown-Forman Corp (NYSE:BF.B)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
15.60% (As of Jan. 2014)

Brown-Forman Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 was $0.29.

BF.B' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: -33.6   Max: 67.1
Current: 15.6

-33.6
67.1

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Brown-Forman Corp was 67.10% per year. The lowest was -33.60% per year. And the median was 10.20% per year.

BF.B's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
86% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Wineries & Distilleries industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. BF.B: 15.60 )

During the past 12 months, Brown-Forman Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -11.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 15.60% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.60% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 10.40% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Brown-Forman Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 was 0.35. As of today, Brown-Forman Corp's Dividend Yield is 1.23%.

Warning Sign:

Brown-Forman Corporation stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

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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.

Brown-Forman Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jan. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Jan. 2014 )
=0.29/0.82
=0.35

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Brown-Forman Corp was 2.47. The lowest was 0.21. And the median was 0.39.

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

Brown-Forman Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2902014-03-052014-03-072014-04-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2902013-12-022013-12-042013-12-27Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2552013-09-032013-09-052013-09-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2552013-09-032013-09-052013-10-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2552013-06-032013-06-052013-07-01Cash Dividendquarterly

Brown-Forman Corp's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.345/88.28
=1.52 %

Current Share Price is $88.28.
Brown-Forman Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.345.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Brown-Forman Corp was 2.83%. The lowest was 1.16%. And the median was 1.71%.

Warning Sign:

Brown-Forman Corporation stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

* 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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