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Quality Systems Inc (NAS:QSII)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
3.80% (As of Sep. 2014)

Quality Systems Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.18.

QSII' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 7.7
Current: 3.8

0
7.7

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Quality Systems Inc was 7.70% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

QSII's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
75% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Health Information Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. QSII: 3.80 )

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 3.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.30% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Quality Systems Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 2.19. As of today, Quality Systems Inc's Dividend Yield is 4.50%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Quality Systems Inc is 2.44, which seems too high.

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.

Quality Systems 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 )
=0.175/0.08
=2.19

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Quality Systems Inc was 2.19. The lowest was 0.49. And the median was 0.67.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Quality Systems Inc is 2.44, which seems too high.

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

Quality Systems Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1752014-12-102014-12-122015-01-02Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1752014-09-102014-09-122014-10-03Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1752014-06-112014-06-132014-07-03Cash Dividendquarterly
0.1752014-03-122014-03-142014-04-04Cash Dividendquarterly

Quality Systems Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.7/15.73
=4.45 %

Current Share Price is $15.73.
Quality Systems Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.7.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Quality Systems Inc was 5.28%. The lowest was 0.59%. And the median was 2.38%.

* 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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