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Primerica Inc (NYSE:PRI)
Dividend Payout Ratio
0.15 (As of Sep. 2016)

Primerica Inc's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was 0.15.

PRI' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.2
Current: 0.16

0.02
0.2

During the past 9 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Primerica Inc was 0.20. The lowest was 0.02. And the median was 0.14.

PRI's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. PRI: 0.16 )

As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Primerica Inc is 0.99%.

Warning Sign:

Primerica Inc stock dividend yield is close to 1-year low.

During the past 9 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Primerica Inc was 1.60%. The lowest was 0.04%. And the median was 0.95%.

Primerica Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $0.18.

During the past 12 months, Primerica Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 13.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 38.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 91.00% per year.

During the past 9 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Primerica Inc was 180.20% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 19.35% 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.

Primerica Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2015 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (A: Dec. 2015 )/EPS without NRI (A: Dec. 2015 )
=0.64/3.7
=0.17

Primerica Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2016 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Sep. 2016 )/EPS without NRI (Q: Sep. 2016 )
=0.18/1.22
=0.15

* 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.

Primerica Inc Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
payout 0.000.000.000.000.010.050.090.160.150.17

Primerica Inc Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
payout 0.140.160.140.200.170.160.170.190.140.15
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