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Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
35.70% (As of Aug. 2014)

Carnival Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Aug. 2014 was $0.25.

CCL' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 37.8
Current: 35.7

0
37.8

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Carnival Corp was 37.80% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 13.50% per year.

CCL's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
93% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. CCL: 35.70 )

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 35.70% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Carnival Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Aug. 2014 was 0.16. As of today, Carnival Corp's Dividend Yield is 2.23%.

Warning Sign:

Carnival Corp stock dividend yield is close to 3-year low.

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.

Carnival Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Aug. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Aug. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Aug. 2014 )
=0.25/1.6
=0.16

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Carnival Corp was 12.50. The lowest was 0.06. And the median was 0.33.

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

Carnival Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2502014-11-192014-11-212014-12-12Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2502014-08-202014-08-222014-09-12Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2502014-05-212014-05-232014-06-13Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2502014-02-192014-02-212014-03-14Cash Dividendquarterly

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

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1/44.79
=2.23 %

Current Share Price is $44.79.
Carnival Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Carnival Corp was 10.15%. The lowest was 0.23%. And the median was 2.45%.

Warning Sign:

Carnival Corp stock dividend yield is close to 3-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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