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BCE Dividends per Share

: $2.39 (TTM As of Mar. 2020)
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BCE's dividends per share for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 was $0.60. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Mar. 2020 was $2.39. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 was 1.11. As of today, BCE's Dividend Yield % is 6.18%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of BCE Inc is 0.97, which seems too high.

Good Sign:

BCE Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

During the past 12 months, BCE's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.10% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 6.70% per year. Please click Growth Rate Calculation Example (GuruFocus) to see how GuruFocus calculates Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)'s revenue growth rate. You can apply the same method to get the average dividends per share growth rate.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of BCE was 53.90% per year. The lowest was -17.90% per year. And the median was 5.40% per year.

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BCE Dividends per Share Historical Data

* 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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BCE Annual Data
Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Dividends per Share Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.90 2.05 2.25 2.25 2.41

BCE Quarterly Data
Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20
Dividends per Share Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.59 0.60 0.60 0.60 0.60

BCE Dividends per Share Calculation

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BCE  (NYSE:BCE) Dividends per Share Explanation

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

BCE's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Mar. 2020 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Mar. 2020 )
=0.59634670487106/ 0.53724928366762
=1.11

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of BCE was 0.97. The lowest was 0.65. And the median was 0.85.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of BCE Inc is 0.97, which seems too high.

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

BCE Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
CAD 0.8332020-03-132020-03-162020-04-15Cash DividendquarterlyCAD:USD 0.7081
CAD 0.7932019-12-132019-12-162020-01-15Cash DividendquarterlyCAD:USD 0.7715
CAD 0.7932019-09-132019-09-162019-10-15Cash DividendquarterlyCAD:USD 0.7551
CAD 0.7932019-06-132019-06-142019-07-15Cash DividendquarterlyCAD:USD 0.7639

BCE's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield %=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.4062138/39.07
=6.16 %

Current Share Price is $39.07.
BCE's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.4062138.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of BCE was 6.20%. The lowest was 4.21%. And the median was 5.01%.

Good Sign:

BCE Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

* 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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