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Patterson Forward Dividend Yield %

: 3.41% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-08), the Forward Annual Dividend Yield of Patterson is 3.41%.

As of today (2022-08-08), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Patterson is 3.41%.

PDCO's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked better than
55.93% of 59 companies
in the Medical Distribution industry
Industry Median: 2.94 vs PDCO: 3.41

Patterson's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Apr. 2022 was $0.26.

During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 0.90% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.40% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Patterson was 79.70% per year. The lowest was 2.00% per year. And the median was 14.40% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Competitive Comparison

For the Medical Distribution subindustry, Patterson'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.

   

Patterson Forward Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Medical Distribution industry and Healthcare sector, Patterson's Forward Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

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



Patterson Forward Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Patterson Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.2602022-07-212022-07-222022-08-05Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2602022-04-212022-04-222022-05-06Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2602022-01-202022-01-212022-02-04Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2602021-10-212021-10-222021-11-05Cash 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.

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

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.04/30.48
=3.41 %

Current Share Price is $30.48.
Patterson's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.26 * 4 = $1.04.

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

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.04/30.48
=3.41 %

Current Share Price is $30.48.
Patterson's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.04.

* 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.


Patterson  (NAS:PDCO) 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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Patterson Business Description

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Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1031 Mendota Heights Road, Saint Paul, MN, USA, 55120
Patterson is a leading dental distributor and wholesaler of consumable products and equipment operating through two business segments, Patterson Dental and Patterson Animal Health. The firm offers dental and veterinary practice management products, including office software products, technical, financial, and educational services, primarily to two highly fragmented market segments throughout the U.S. and Canada. The company began as a dental distributor in 1877 and expanded to become a major supplier of animal health products to vets and production companies through an acquisition of Animal Health International in 2015. Patterson also has a presence in the U.K. animal health market.
Executives
Mckoy Philip director 120 BROADWAY SUITE 200 SANTA MONICA CA 90401
Rogan Timothy E officer: President - Dental 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS ROAD ST. PAUL MN 55120
Shirley Eric R officer: President-Patterson Dental 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS ROAD ST. PAUL MN 55120
Zurbay Donald officer: Chief Financial Officer C/O ST. JUDE MEDICAL, INC. ONE ST JUDE MEDICAL DRIVE ST. PAUL MN 55117
Malecha Francis Joseph director 9900 WEST 109TH STREET, SUITE 100 OVERLAND PARK KS 66210
Frohning Andrea L. officer: Chief Human Resources Officer 13515 BALLANTYNE CORPORATE PLACE CHARLOTTE NC 28277
Frenzel Robert director 414 NICOLLET MALL MINNEAPOLIS MN 55401
Goedken Dennis W officer: Interim CFO 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS ROAD ST. PAUL MN 55120
Walchirk Mark S director, officer: President & CEO 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS ROAD ST. PAUL MN 55120
Pohlman Kevin M officer: President - Animal Health 822 7TH STREET, SUITE 740 GREELEY CO 80631
Blanco Alex N director ONE BAXTER PARKWAY DEERFIELD IL 60015
Misiak David G officer: President, Patterson Dental 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS ROAD ST. PAUL MN 55120
Baker Kelly A officer: CHRO 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS ST. PAUL MN 55120
Korsh Les B officer: VP, General Counsel 1031 MENDOTA HEIGHTS ROAD ST. PAUL MN 55110
Adent John Edward officer: CEO - Subsidiary 822 7TH STREET, SUITE 740 GREELEY CO 80631

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