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Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (NYSE:PLOW)
5-Year Dividends Growth Rate
0.00% (As of Dec. 2013)

Douglas Dynamics, Inc.'s Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was $0.21.

During the past 12 months, Douglas Dynamics, Inc.'s average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.70% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 29.70% per year.

During the past 7 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Douglas Dynamics, Inc. was 29.70% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Douglas Dynamics, Inc.'s Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Dec. 2013 was 0.56. As of today, Douglas Dynamics, Inc.'s Dividend Yield is 5.00%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Douglas Dynamics, Inc. is 1.68, which seems too high.

Warning Sign:

Douglas Dynamics, Inc. stock dividend yield is close to 2-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.

Douglas Dynamics, Inc.'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 )
=0.213/0.38
=0.56

During the past 7 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Douglas Dynamics, Inc. was 4.26. The lowest was 0.95. And the median was 2.40.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Douglas Dynamics, Inc. is 1.68, which seems too high.

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

Douglas Dynamics, Inc. Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.2182014-03-192014-03-212014-03-31Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2132013-12-192013-12-232013-12-31Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2082013-09-182013-09-202013-09-30Cash Dividendquarterly
0.2082013-06-142013-06-182013-06-28Cash Dividendquarterly

Douglas Dynamics, Inc.'s Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.847/16.73
=5.06 %

Current Share Price is $16.73.
Douglas Dynamics, Inc.'s Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.847.

During the past 7 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Douglas Dynamics, Inc. was 6.43%. The lowest was 1.21%. And the median was 5.60%.

Warning Sign:

Douglas Dynamics, Inc. stock dividend yield is close to 2-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, 3-Year Dividends Growth Rate

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