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Oil-Dri Corporation of America (NYSE:ODC)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
-3.50% (As of Jan. 2014)

Oil-Dri Corporation of America's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 was $0.19.

ODC' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate (3-Year) Range
Min: -3.5   Max: 22.9
Current: -3.5

-3.5
22.9

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Oil-Dri Corporation of America was 22.90% per year. The lowest was -3.50% per year. And the median was 4.00% per year.

ODC's Dividend Growth Rate (3-Year)is ranked higher than
59% of the 431 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.40 vs. ODC: -3.50 )

During the past 12 months, Oil-Dri Corporation of America's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -69.40% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -3.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.90% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.30% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Oil-Dri Corporation of America's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jan. 2014 was 0.40. As of today, Oil-Dri Corporation of America's Dividend Yield is 1.70%.

Good Sign:

Oil-Dri Corporation of America stock dividend yield is close to 1-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.

Oil-Dri Corporation of America's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jan. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jan. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Jan. 2014 )
=0.19/0.477
=0.40

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Oil-Dri Corporation of America was 9.00. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.44.

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

Oil-Dri Corporation of America Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1902014-02-192014-02-212014-03-07Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1902013-11-132013-11-152013-11-29Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1902013-08-142013-08-162013-08-30Cash Dividendquarterly

Oil-Dri Corporation of America's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.57/33.59
=1.70 %

Current Share Price is $33.59.
Oil-Dri Corporation of America's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.57.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Oil-Dri Corporation of America was 4.98%. The lowest was 1.02%. And the median was 2.78%.

Good Sign:

Oil-Dri Corporation of America stock dividend yield is close to 1-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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