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Western Digital Corp (NAS:WDC)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
0.00% (As of Jun. 2014)

Western Digital Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $0.40.

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

WDC's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked lower than
243% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: -0.10 vs. WDC: 0.00 )

During the past 12 months, Western Digital Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 25.00% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Western Digital Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was 0.31. As of today, Western Digital Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield is 1.30%.

Warning Sign:

Western Digital Corp stock dividend yield is close to 1-year low.

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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.

Western Digital Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jun. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Jun. 2014 )
=0.4/1.31
=0.31

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Western Digital Corp was 0.25. The lowest was 0.19. And the median was 0.22.

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

Western Digital Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.4002014-10-012014-10-032014-10-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.4002014-06-252014-06-272014-07-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3002014-03-262014-03-282014-04-15Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3002013-12-242013-12-272014-01-15Cash Dividendquarterly

Western Digital Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.4/97.32
=1.44 %

Current Share Price is $97.32.
Western Digital Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.4.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Western Digital Corp was 1.66%. The lowest was 0.60%. And the median was 1.28%.

Warning Sign:

Western Digital Corp stock dividend yield is close to 1-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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