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National Oilwell Varco Inc (NYSE:NOV)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
30.40% (As of Sep. 2014)

National Oilwell Varco Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.46.

NOV' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 69.8
Current: 30.4

0
69.8

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of National Oilwell Varco Inc was 69.80% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

NOV's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
92% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.40 vs. NOV: 30.40 )

During the past 12 months, National Oilwell Varco Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 84.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 30.40% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 58.30% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

National Oilwell Varco Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.28. As of today, National Oilwell Varco Inc's Dividend Yield is 2.45%.

Good Sign:

National Oilwell Varco Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-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.

National Oilwell Varco Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Sep. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Sep. 2014 )
=0.46/1.62
=0.28

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of National Oilwell Varco Inc was 0.32. The lowest was 0.08. And the median was 0.10.

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

National Oilwell Varco Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.4602014-12-032014-12-052014-12-19Cash Dividendquarterly
0.4602014-09-102014-09-122014-09-26Cash Dividendquarterly
0.4602014-06-112014-06-132014-06-27Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2602014-03-122014-03-142014-03-28Cash Dividendquarterly

National Oilwell Varco Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.64/67.07
=2.45 %

Current Share Price is $67.07.
National Oilwell Varco Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.64.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of National Oilwell Varco Inc was 2.34%. The lowest was 0.24%. And the median was 0.78%.

Good Sign:

National Oilwell Varco Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-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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