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Forward Air Corp (NAS:FWRD)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
12.60% (As of Mar. 2014)

Forward Air Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.12.

FWRD' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 12.6
Current: 12.6

0
12.6

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Forward Air Corp was 12.60% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

FWRD's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
88% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. FWRD: 12.60 )

During the past 12 months, Forward Air Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 17.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 12.60% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.50% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Forward Air Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.36. As of today, Forward Air Corp's Dividend Yield is 0.93%.

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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.

Forward Air 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 )
=0.12/0.33
=0.36

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Forward Air Corp was 0.82. The lowest was 0.17. And the median was 0.19.

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

Forward Air Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1202014-03-062014-03-102014-03-24Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002013-11-202013-11-232013-12-09Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002013-08-212013-08-232013-09-07Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1002013-05-212013-05-232013-06-06Cash Dividendquarterly

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

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.42/44.94
=0.93 %

Current Share Price is $44.94.
Forward Air Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.42.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Forward Air Corp was 1.94%. The lowest was 0.20%. And the median was 0.90%.

* 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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