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Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
5.30% (As of Dec. 2013)

Regal Entertainment Group's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.21.

RGC' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate (3-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 100
Current: 5.3

0
100

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Regal Entertainment Group was 100.00% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 2.65% per year.

RGC's Dividend Growth Rate (3-Year)is ranked higher than
79% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. RGC: 5.30 )

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.70% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -3.90% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Regal Entertainment Group's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was 1.36. As of today, Regal Entertainment Group'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 Regal Entertainment Group is 0.79, which seems too high.

Warning Sign:

Regal Entertainment Group stock dividend yield is close to 3-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.

Regal Entertainment Group's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Dec. 2013 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Dec. 2013 )
=0.21/0.154
=1.36

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Regal Entertainment Group was 3.50. The lowest was 0.19. And the median was 1.30.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Regal Entertainment Group is 0.79, which seems too high.

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

Regal Entertainment Group Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2202014-02-282014-03-042014-03-14Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2102013-12-022013-12-042013-12-13Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2102013-09-052013-09-092013-09-17Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2102013-05-312013-06-042013-06-14Cash Dividendquarterly

Regal Entertainment Group's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.85/18.82
=4.52 %

Current Share Price is $18.82.
Regal Entertainment Group'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 Regal Entertainment Group was 16.11%. The lowest was 1.92%. And the median was 5.65%.

Warning Sign:

Regal Entertainment Group stock dividend yield is close to 3-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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