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Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS)
Dividend Payout Ratio
0.22 (As of Apr. 2014)

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Apr. 2014 was 0.22.

DKS' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Ratio Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 0.57
Current: 0.18

0.11
0.57

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc was 0.57. The lowest was 0.11. And the median was 0.26.

DKS's Dividend Payout Ratiois ranked higher than
96% of the 1168 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DKS: 0.18 )

As of Today, the Dividend Yield of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc is 1.20%.

Good Sign:

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc stock dividend yield is close to 1-year high.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc was 1.94%. The lowest was 0.87%. And the median was 1.05%.

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Apr. 2014 was $0.13.

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.

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Jan. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (A: Jan. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (A: Jan. 2014 )
=0.5/2.69
=0.19

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Apr. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Apr. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Apr. 2014 )
=0.125/0.57
=0.22

* 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.

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc Annual Data

Jan05Jan06Jan07Jan08Jan09Jan10Jan11Jan12Jan13Jan14
payout 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.240.220.19

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc Quarterly Data

Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12Jan13Apr13Jul13Oct13Jan14Apr14
payout 0.570.280.290.310.120.240.190.310.110.22
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