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Estee Lauder Cos Inc (NYSE:EL)
Dividend Payout Ratio
0.37 (As of Mar. 2014)

Estee Lauder Cos Inc's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.37.

EL' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Ratio Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 1.05
Current: 0.41

0.1
1.05

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Estee Lauder Cos Inc was 1.05. The lowest was 0.10. And the median was 0.26.

EL's Dividend Payout Ratiois ranked higher than
86% of the 1582 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. EL: 0.41 )

As of Today, the Dividend Yield of Estee Lauder Cos Inc is 1.00%.

Warning Sign:

Estee Lauder Cos Inc stock dividend yield is close to 2-year low.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Estee Lauder Cos Inc was 2.43%. The lowest was 0.70%. And the median was 1.12%.

Estee Lauder Cos Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.20.

During the past 12 months, Estee Lauder Cos Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -15.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 57.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 40.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 18.50% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Estee Lauder Cos Inc was 57.80% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 11.20% 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.

Estee Lauder Cos Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2013 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (A: Jun. 2013 )/Earnings per Share (A: Jun. 2013 )
=1.08/2.58
=0.42

Estee Lauder Cos Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Mar. 2014 )
=0.2/0.54
=0.37

* 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.

Estee Lauder Cos Inc Annual Data

Jun04Jun05Jun06Jun07Jun08Jun09Jun10Jun11Jun12Jun13
payout 0.200.230.360.230.230.500.230.220.240.42

Estee Lauder Cos Inc Quarterly Data

Dec11Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14
payout 0.530.000.000.000.640.400.760.240.180.37
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