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WellPoint Inc's dividend payout ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 0.20.
During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of WellPoint Inc was 0.76. The lowest was 0.10. And the median was 0.15.
As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of WellPoint Inc is 1.30%.
WellPoint Inc stock dividend yield is close to 3-year low.
During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of WellPoint Inc was 2.02%. The lowest was 0.31%. And the median was 1.55%.
WellPoint Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.44.
During the past 12 months, WellPoint Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 19.50% per year.
The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.
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Dividend payout ratio measures the percentage of the companys earnings paid out as dividends.
WellPoint Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as
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WellPoint Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as
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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.
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