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Applied Materials Inc (NAS:AMAT)
Dividend Payout Ratio
0.22 (As of Jul. 2016)

Applied Materials Inc's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was 0.22.

AMAT' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08   Max: 3.78
Current: 0.32

0.08
3.78

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Applied Materials Inc was 3.78. The lowest was 0.08. And the median was 0.34.

AMAT's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. AMAT: 0.32 )

As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Applied Materials Inc is 1.24%.

Warning Sign:

Applied Materials Inc stock dividend yield is close to 5-year low.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Applied Materials Inc was 3.35%. The lowest was 0.45%. And the median was 1.92%.

Applied Materials Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Jul. 2016 was $0.10.

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.80% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.20% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Applied Materials Inc was 58.70% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 1.70% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Definition

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

Applied Materials Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Oct. 2015 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (A: Oct. 2015 )/EPS without NRI (A: Oct. 2015 )
=0.4/1.12
=0.36

Applied Materials Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jul. 2016 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jul. 2016 )/EPS without NRI (Q: Jul. 2016 )
=0.1/0.46
=0.22

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

Applied Materials Inc Annual Data

Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12Oct13Oct14Oct15Oct16
payout 0.180.340.000.370.213.781.810.460.360.26

Applied Materials Inc Quarterly Data

Jul14Oct14Jan15Apr15Jul15Oct15Jan16Apr16Jul16Oct16
payout 0.420.480.360.350.370.360.400.350.220.18
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