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Amcor (NYSE:AMCR) Forward Dividend Yield %

: 5.50% (As of Today)
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As of today (2024-03-03), the Forward Annual Dividend Yield of Amcor is 5.50%.

As of today (2024-03-03), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Amcor is 5.45%.

AMCR's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked better than
81.17% of 239 companies
in the Packaging & Containers industry
Industry Median: 2.74 vs AMCR: 5.50

Amcor's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Dec. 2023 was $0.13.

During the past 12 months, Amcor's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.60% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Amcor was 1.60% per year. The lowest was 1.60% per year. And the median was 1.60% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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

Competitive Comparison

For the Packaging & Containers subindustry, Amcor's Forward Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Forward Dividend Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

Amcor Forward Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Packaging & Containers industry and Consumer Cyclical sector, Amcor's Forward Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Amcor's Forward Dividend Yield % falls into.

Amcor Forward Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Amcor Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.1252024-02-272024-02-282024-03-19Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.1252023-11-212023-11-222023-12-12Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.1232023-09-062023-09-072023-09-27Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.1232023-05-232023-05-242023-06-20Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus has an internal rule that if the most recent dividend payment frequency is at least 4 times a year, then the full year will be calculated according to the frequency of payment or the one-year time frame, whichever is stricter.
* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Amcor's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=5.50 %

Current Share Price is $9.09.
Amcor's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.125 * 4 = $0.5.

Amcor's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=5.46 %

Current Share Price is $9.09.
Amcor's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.496.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

Amcor  (NYSE:AMCR) Forward Dividend Yield % 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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Amcor (NYSE:AMCR) Business Description

83 Tower Road North, Warmley, Bristol, GBR, BS30 8XP
Amcor is a global manufacturer of flexible and rigid plastic packaging and provides packaging solutions to the food, beverage, pharmaceuticals, medical, household, personal care, and industrials sectors. Operations span more than 40 countries and over 200 locations. Around half of group sales are derived from North America, one quarter from Europe, and the remainder from emerging markets. Amcor operates two distinct businesses: flexibles and rigids. Flexibles accounts for about 80% of earnings and produces plastic, aluminium, and fibre-based packaging. Rigids accounts for about 20% of earnings and consists primarily of hot-fill and cold-fill polyethylene terephthalate bottling solutions in the North American and Latin American markets.
Arun Nayar director 9 MARSHAL LANE, WESTON CT 06883
Nicholas T. Long director C/O 9341 COURTLAND DRIVE NE, ROCKFORD MI 49351
Foufopoulos - De Ridder Lucrece director 83 TOWER ROAD NORTH, WARMLEY, BRISTOL X0 BS30 8XP
Ian Wilson officer: Executive Vice President C/O AMCOR PLC, 83 TOWER ROAD NORTH, WARMLEY, BRISTOL X0 BS308XP
Louis Fred Stephan officer: President, Amcor Flexibles NA 2301 INDUSTRIAL DRIVE, NEENAH WI 54956
Ronald Stephen Delia officer: Chief Executive Officer C/O AMCOR PLC, 83 TOWER ROAD NORTH, WARMLEY, BRISTOL X0 BS308XP
Michael J Zacka officer: President, Amcor Flex Europe 83 TOWER ROAD NORTH, WARMLEY, BRISTOL X0 BS30 8XP
Eric V Roegner officer: President,Amcor Rigid Plastics ARCONIC INC., 390 PARK AVENUE, NEW YORK NY 10022-4608
Julie Marie Sorrells officer: V.P. & Corporate Controller 83 TOWER ROAD NORTH, WARMLEY BRISTOL X0 BS30 8XP
Michael Casamento officer: Executive VP, Finance & CFO C/O AMCOR PLC, 83 TOWER ROAD NORTH, WARMLEY, BRISTOL X0 BS308XP
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