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Sothebys (NYSE:BID)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
0.00% (As of Dec. 2013)

Sothebys's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.10.

BID' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 18.6
Current: 0

0
18.6

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Sothebys was 18.60% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was -100.00% per year.

BID's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked lower than
196% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. BID: 0.00 )

During the past 12 months, Sothebys's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -37.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -3.40% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Sothebys's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.08. As of today, Sothebys's Dividend Yield is 0.80%.

Good Sign:

Sothebys stock dividend yield is close to 1-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.

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

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Dec. 2013 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Dec. 2013 )
=0.1/1.3
=0.08

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Sothebys was 1.58. The lowest was 0.09. And the median was 0.41.

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

Sothebys Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1002014-03-062014-03-102014-03-17Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002013-11-272013-12-022013-12-16Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002013-08-292013-09-032013-09-16Cash Dividendquarterly

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

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.3/40.01
=0.75 %

Current Share Price is $40.01.
Sothebys's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.3.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Sothebys was 9.27%. The lowest was 0.27%. And the median was 0.80%.

Good Sign:

Sothebys stock dividend yield is close to 1-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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