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Becton, Dickinson and Co 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate

: 5.30% (As of Jun. 2020)
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Becton, Dickinson and Co's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2020 was USD0.79.

NYSE:BDX' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.6   Med: 11   Max: 29.1
Current: 5.3

2.6
29.1

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Becton, Dickinson and Co was 29.10% per year. The lowest was 2.60% per year. And the median was 11.00% per year.

NYSE:BDX's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
62% of the 159 Companies
in the Medical Devices & Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. NYSE:BDX: 5.30 )

During the past 12 months, Becton, Dickinson and Co's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.40% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.30% 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.

Becton, Dickinson and Co's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2020 was 0.81. As of today, Becton, Dickinson and Co's Dividend Yield % is 1.38%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Becton, Dickinson and Co is 1.11, which seems too high.

Good Sign:

Becton, Dickinson and Co stock dividend yield is close to 3-year high.

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Becton, Dickinson and Co 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Distribution

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Becton, Dickinson and Co 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Calculation

This is the average annual rate that a company has been raising its dividends. The growth rate is calculated with expontential compound based on the latest four year annual data.

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.


Becton, Dickinson and Co  (NYSE:BDX) 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Explanation

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

Becton, Dickinson and Co's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2020 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Jun. 2020 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2020 )
=0.79/ 0.97
=0.81

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Becton, Dickinson and Co was 5.00. The lowest was 0.31. And the median was 0.51.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Becton, Dickinson and Co is 1.11, which seems too high.

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

Becton, Dickinson and Co Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.7902020-09-082020-09-092020-09-30Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.7902020-06-082020-06-092020-06-30Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.7902020-03-092020-03-102020-03-31Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.7902019-12-092019-12-102019-12-31Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.0000

* 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.

Becton, Dickinson and Co's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield %=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=3.16/225.59
=1.40 %

Current Share Price is USD225.59.
Becton, Dickinson and Co's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is USD3.16.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Becton, Dickinson and Co was 2.44%. The lowest was 1.11%. And the median was 1.65%.

Good Sign:

Becton, Dickinson and Co stock dividend yield is close to 3-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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