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Two Harbors Investment Corp (NYSE:TWO)
Dividend Payout Ratio
2.36 (As of Jun. 2014)

Two Harbors Investment Corp's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was 2.36.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Two Harbors Investment Corp is 2.18, which seems too high.

TWO' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Ratio Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 3.64
Current: 6.97

0.29
3.64

During the past 7 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Two Harbors Investment Corp was 3.64. The lowest was 0.29. And the median was 0.95.

TWO's Dividend Payout Ratiois ranked lower than
51% of the 697 Companies
in the Global REIT - Residential industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. TWO: 6.97 )

As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Two Harbors Investment Corp is 10.50%.

Warning Sign:

Two Harbors Investment Corp stock dividend yield is close to 3-year low.

During the past 7 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Two Harbors Investment Corp was 19.61%. The lowest was 2.84%. And the median was 15.00%.

Two Harbors Investment Corp's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2014 was $0.26.

During the past 12 months, Two Harbors Investment Corp's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -31.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -7.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 37.10% per year.

During the past 7 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Two Harbors Investment Corp was 87.40% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was -3.75% 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.

Two Harbors Investment Corp'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 )
=1.17/1.65
=0.71

Two Harbors Investment Corp'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 )
=0.26/0.11
=2.36

* 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.

Two Harbors Investment Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
payout 0.000.000.000.000.000.000.931.241.430.71

Two Harbors Investment Corp Quarterly Data

Mar12Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14
payout 1.433.643.600.860.680.290.000.400.002.36
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