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Wisconsin Energy Corp (NYSE:WEC)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
21.80% (As of Sep. 2014)

Wisconsin Energy Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.39.

WEC' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: -20   Max: 24.4
Current: 21.8

-20
24.4

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Wisconsin Energy Corp was 24.40% per year. The lowest was -20.00% per year. And the median was 3.20% per year.

WEC's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked higher than
95% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. WEC: 21.80 )

During the past 12 months, Wisconsin Energy Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 13.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 21.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 21.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 15.60% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Wisconsin Energy Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.70. As of today, Wisconsin Energy Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield is 3.20%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Wisconsin Energy Corp is 0.79, 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.

Wisconsin Energy Corp'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 )
=0.39/0.56
=0.70

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Wisconsin Energy Corp was 19.30. The lowest was 0.25. And the median was 0.55.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Wisconsin Energy Corp is 0.79, which seems too high.

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

Wisconsin Energy Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.3902014-11-122014-11-142014-12-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3902014-08-122014-08-142014-09-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3902014-05-122014-05-142014-06-01Cash Dividendquarterly
0.3902014-02-122014-02-142014-03-01Cash Dividendquarterly

Wisconsin Energy Corp's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.56/48.59
=3.21 %

Current Share Price is $48.59.
Wisconsin Energy Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.56.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Wisconsin Energy Corp was 3.63%. The lowest was 1.88%. And the median was 2.67%.

* 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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