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Computer Sciences Corp (NYSE:CSC)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
4.60% (As of Mar. 2014)

Computer Sciences Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.20.

CSC' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 4.6
Current: 4.6

0
4.6

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Computer Sciences Corp was 4.60% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

CSC's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
78% of the 490 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. CSC: 4.60 )

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.60% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Computer Sciences Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.17. As of today, Computer Sciences Corp's Dividend Yield is 1.28%.

Warning Sign:

Computer Sciences Corp stock dividend yield is close to 3-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.

Computer Sciences Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )
=0.2/1.163
=0.17

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Computer Sciences Corp was 0.18. The lowest was 0.13. And the median was 0.15.

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

Computer Sciences Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2302014-06-102014-06-122014-07-09Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2002014-03-202014-03-242014-04-18Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2002013-12-262013-12-302014-01-20Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2002013-08-302013-09-042013-10-04Cash Dividendquarterly

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

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.83/65.00
=1.28 %

Current Share Price is $65.00.
Computer Sciences Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.83.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Computer Sciences Corp was 3.49%. The lowest was 0.30%. And the median was 1.66%.

Warning Sign:

Computer Sciences 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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