Switch to:
5-Year Dividends Growth Rate
1.80% (As of Oct. 2016)

Brady Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Oct. 2016 was \$0.21.

During the past 12 months, Brady Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.40% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -5.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.80% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.80% 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.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Brady Corp was 10.90% per year. The lowest was -5.20% per year. And the median was 6.30% per year.

Brady Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Oct. 2016 was 0.47. As of today, Brady Corp's Dividend Yield is 2.28%.

Warning Sign:

Brady Corp stock dividend yield is close to 5-year low.

Definition

This is the average annual rate that a company has been raising its dividends. The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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.

Brady Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2016 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends Per Share (Q: Oct. 2016 ) / EPS without NRI (Q: Oct. 2016 ) = 0.205 / 0.44 = 0.47

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Brady Corp was 2.50. The lowest was 0.21. And the median was 0.40.

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

Brady Corp Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2052016-10-062016-10-112016-10-31Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2032016-07-062016-07-082016-07-29Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2032016-04-062016-04-082016-04-29Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2032016-01-062016-01-082016-01-29Cash Dividendquarterly

Brady Corp's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 0.814 / 35.65 = 2.28 %

Current Share Price is \$35.65.
Brady Corp's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is \$0.814.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Brady Corp was 4.32%. The lowest was 1.22%. And the median was 2.46%.

Warning Sign:

Brady Corp stock dividend yield is close to 5-year low.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Related Terms
Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to \$400 per referral. ( Learn More)