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Mercer International Inc  (NAS:MERC) Dividends per Share: \$0.46 (TTM As of Jun. 2017)

Mercer International Inc's dividends per share for the three months ended in Jun. 2017 was \$0.12. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2017 was \$0.46. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2017 was 0.00. As of today, Mercer International Inc's Dividend Yield % is 3.94%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Mercer International Inc is 0.78, which seems too high.

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During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Mercer International Inc was -100.00% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Mercer International Inc Annual Data

 Dec07 Dec08 Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dividends per Share 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.23 0.46

Mercer International Inc Quarterly Data

 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Dividends per Share 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12 0.12

Calculation

Dividends paid to per common share.

Explanation

1. Dividend Payout Ratio measures the percentage of the company's earnings paid out as dividends.

Mercer International Inc's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2017 is calculated as

 Dividend Payout Ratio = Dividends per Share (Q: Jun. 2017 ) / EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2017 ) = 0.115 / -0.03 = N/A

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Mercer International Inc was 0.85. The lowest was 0.20. And the median was 0.52.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Mercer International Inc is 0.78, which seems too high.

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

Mercer International Inc Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
Cash Dividend:

Mercer International Inc's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

 Dividend Yield % = Most Recent Full Year Dividend / Current Share Price = 0.46 / 11.65 = 3.95 %

Current Share Price is \$11.65.
Mercer International Inc's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is \$0.46.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Mercer International Inc was 5.96%. The lowest was 1.00%. And the median was 4.02%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

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