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Altera Corp (NAS:ALTR)
Dividend Payout Ratio
0.90 (As of Sep. 2015)

Altera Corp's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was 0.90.

ALTR' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.65

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0.65

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Altera Corp was 0.65. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.00.

ALTR's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. ALTR: 0.65 )

As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Altera Corp is 1.33%.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Altera Corp was 1.33%. The lowest was 0.00%. And the median was 0.00%.

Altera Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2015 was $0.18.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Definition

Dividend payout ratio measures the percentage of the company’s earnings paid out as dividends.

Altera Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (A: Dec. 2014 )/EPS without NRI (A: Dec. 2014 )
=0.66/1.515
=0.44

Altera Corp's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2015 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Sep. 2015 )/EPS without NRI (Q: Sep. 2015 )
=0.18/0.2
=0.90

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


Explanation

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.


Related Terms

EPS without NRI, Net Income, Dividends Per Share, Earnings per Share, Dividend Yield, 3-Year Dividends Growth Rate, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate


Historical Data

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

Altera Corp Annual Data

Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14
payout 0.000.000.150.160.240.090.120.210.370.44

Altera Corp Quarterly Data

Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15
payout 0.320.410.480.410.370.470.500.580.780.90
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