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Williams Companies Inc (NYSE:WMB)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
36.20% (As of Sep. 2015)

Williams Companies Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $0.64.

WMB' s 3Y Average Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.5   Max: 105.1
Current: 36.2

-59.5
105.1

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Williams Companies Inc was 105.10% per year. The lowest was -59.50% per year. And the median was 8.45% per year.

WMB's 3Y Average Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
86% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. WMB: 36.20 )

During the past 12 months, Williams Companies Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 34.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 36.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 37.60% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 29.20% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.

Williams Companies Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.00. As of today, Williams Companies Inc's Dividend Yield is 19.08%.

Good Sign:

Williams Companies Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-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 expontential compound based on the latest four year annual data.

Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.


Explanation

1. Dividend Payout Ratio measures the percentage of the company’s earnings paid out as dividends.

Williams Companies Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Sep. 2015 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Sep. 2015 )
=0.64/-0.05
=N/A

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Williams Companies Inc was 7.50. The lowest was 0.02. And the median was 0.46.

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

Williams Companies Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.6402015-12-092015-12-112015-12-28Cash Dividendquarterly
0.6402015-09-222015-09-242015-09-30Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5902015-06-102015-06-122015-06-29Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5802015-03-112015-03-132015-03-30Cash Dividendquarterly

Williams Companies Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.45/12.85
=19.07 %

Current Share Price is $12.85.
Williams Companies Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.45.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Williams Companies Inc was 21.94%. The lowest was 0.77%. And the median was 2.74%.

Good Sign:

Williams Companies Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus), Dividends Per Share, Dividend Payout Ratio, Dividend Yield, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate

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