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Dollar General Dividends per Share

: $1.40 (TTM As of Oct. 2020)
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Dollar General's dividends per share for the three months ended in Oct. 2020 was $0.36. Its dividends per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2020 was $1.40. Its Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Oct. 2020 was 0.16. As of today, Dollar General's Dividend Yield % is 0.81%.

During the past 12 months, Dollar General's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 12.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 8.60% 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 Dollar General was 9.60% per year. The lowest was 8.60% per year. And the median was 9.10% per year.

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Dollar General 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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Dollar General Annual Data
Jan11 Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17 Jan18 Jan19 Jan20
Dividends per Share Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.88 1.00 1.04 1.16 1.28

Dollar General Quarterly Data
Jan16 Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20
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 0.32 0.32 0.36 0.36 0.36

Dollar General Dividends per Share Calculation

Dividends paid to per common share.


Dollar General  (NYSE:DG) Dividends per Share Explanation

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

Dollar General's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Oct. 2020 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Oct. 2020 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Oct. 2020 )
=0.36/ 2.31
=0.16

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Dollar General was 0.23. The lowest was 0.14. And the median was 0.19.

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

Dollar General Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.3602021-01-042021-01-052021-01-19Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3602020-10-052020-10-062020-10-20Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3602020-07-062020-07-072020-07-21Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3602020-04-062020-04-072020-04-21Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

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

Dividend Yield %=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.44/178.140000
=0.81 %

Current Share Price is $178.140000.
Dollar General's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.44.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Dollar General was 1.47%. The lowest was 0.28%. And the median was 1.00%.

* 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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