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Cintas Corp (NAS:CTAS)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
16.30% (As of Nov. 2014)

Cintas Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Nov. 2014 was $0.85.

CTAS' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 23.2
Current: 16.3

2.1
23.2

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Cintas Corp was 23.20% per year. The lowest was 2.10% per year. And the median was 10.40% per year.

CTAS's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
81% of the 405 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.40 vs. CTAS: 16.30 )

During the past 12 months, Cintas Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 10.40% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 16.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 12.90% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 8.80% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Cintas Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Nov. 2014 was 0.85. As of today, Cintas Corp's Dividend Yield is 1.07%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Cintas Corp is 0.92, which seems too high.

Warning Sign:

Cintas Corp stock dividend yield is close to 5-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.

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

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Nov. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Nov. 2014 )
=0.85/1
=0.85

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Cintas Corp was 1.50. The lowest was 0.59. And the median was 0.78.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Cintas Corp is 0.92, which seems too high.

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

Cintas Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.8502014-11-052014-11-072014-12-05Cash Dividendannually

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

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.85/79.23
=1.07 %

Current Share Price is $79.23.
Cintas Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.85.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Cintas Corp was 3.57%. The lowest was 0.61%. And the median was 1.34%.

Warning Sign:

Cintas Corp stock dividend yield is close to 5-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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