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Coventry Health Care, Inc. (NYSE:CVH)
Dividend Yield
1.00% (As of Today)

As of Today, the Dividend Yield of Coventry Health Care, Inc. is 1.00%.

CVH' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1

CVH's Dividend Yieldis ranked lower than
150% of the 16 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. CVH: 1.00 )

Coventry Health Care, Inc.'s Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2013 was 0.13.

Coventry Health Care, Inc.'s Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2013 was $0.13.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Coventry Health Care, Inc. Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency

Coventry Health Care, Inc.'s Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
= %

Current Share Price is $0.00.
Coventry Health Care, Inc.'s Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.

* 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.

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Related Terms

Dividend Payout Ratio, Dividends Per Share, 3-Year Dividends Growth Rate, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate

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