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Rockwell Automation Inc (NYSE:ROK)
Dividend Yield
1.83% (As of Today)

As of Today, the Dividend Yield of Rockwell Automation Inc is 1.83%.

Warning Sign:

Rockwell Automation Inc stock dividend yield is close to 3-year low.

ROK' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.06   Max: 6.3
Current: 1.83

1.06
6.3

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Rockwell Automation Inc was 6.30%. The lowest was 1.06%. And the median was 1.91%.

ROK's Dividend Yieldis ranked higher than
62% of the 1491 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. ROK: 1.83 )

Rockwell Automation Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was 0.45.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Rockwell Automation Inc was 18.33. The lowest was 0.07. And the median was 0.35.

Rockwell Automation Inc's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2014 was $0.58.

During the past 12 months, Rockwell Automation Inc's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 19.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 17.50% 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 11.60% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Rockwell Automation Inc was 20.70% per year. The lowest was -13.50% per year. And the median was 3.70% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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


Definition

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

Rockwell Automation Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.5802014-05-082014-05-122014-06-10Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5802014-02-132014-02-182014-03-10Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5802014-02-132014-02-182014-03-12Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5802013-11-142013-11-182013-12-10Cash Dividendquarterly
0.5202013-08-082013-08-122013-09-10Cash Dividendquarterly

Rockwell Automation Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.84/123.19
=2.31 %

Current Share Price is $123.19.
Rockwell Automation Inc's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.84.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

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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