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Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP (NYSE:BIP)
Dividend Payout Ratio
48.00 (As of Jun. 2014)

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was 48.00.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP is 48.28, which seems too high.

BIP' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Ratio Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 48
Current: 45.39

0.08
48

During the past 7 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP was 48.00. The lowest was 0.08. And the median was 1.21.

BIP's Dividend Payout Ratiois ranked higher than
55% of the 893 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. BIP: 45.39 )

As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP is 4.70%.

Good Sign:

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP stock dividend yield is close to 3-year high.

During the past 7 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP was 6.10%. The lowest was 1.57%. And the median was 4.43%.

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $0.48.

During the past 12 months, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 20.40% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 19.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 51.30% per year.

During the past 7 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP was 75.20% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 9.90% per year.

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.

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (A: Dec. 2013 )/Earnings per Share (A: Dec. 2013 )
=1.72/-0.43
=N/A

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Jun. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Jun. 2014 )
=0.48/0.01
=48.00

* 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

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.

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
payout 0.000.000.000.001.231.530.281.173.190.00

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
payout 7.500.001.141.680.000.723.580.004.8048.00
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