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As of Today, the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Cal-Maine Foods Inc is 3.40%.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc stock dividend yield is close to 3-year high.
During the past 13 years, the highestTrailing Annual Dividend Yield of Cal-Maine Foods Inc was 10.07%. The lowest was 0.10%. And the median was 2.20%.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Aug. 2015 was 0.11.
During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Cal-Maine Foods Inc was 1.55. The lowest was 0.01. And the median was 0.12.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Aug. 2015 was $0.32.
During the past 12 months, Cal-Maine Foods Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 52.50% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 34.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 15.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 43.80% per year.
During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Cal-Maine Foods Inc was 209.90% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 16.00% per year.
The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.
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Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History
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Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as
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Current Share Price is $55.97.
Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.902.
* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.
Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.
Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.
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.