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NRG Energy 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate

: -40.90% (As of Jun. 2019)
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NRG Energy's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2019 was $0.03.

NYSE:NRG' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0   Max: 47.7
Current: -40.9

0
47.7

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of NRG Energy was 47.70% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 0.00% per year.

NYSE:NRG's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
86% of the 85 Companies
in the Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. NYSE:NRG: -40.90 )

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -40.90% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -29.10% 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.

NRG Energy's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2019 was 0.04. As of today, NRG Energy's Dividend Yield % is 0.30%.

Warning Sign:

NRG Energy Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

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NRG Energy 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where NRG Energy's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate falls into.



NRG Energy 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.


NRG Energy  (NYSE:NRG) 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Explanation

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

NRG Energy's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2019 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Jun. 2019 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2019 )
=0.03/ 0.7
=0.04

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of NRG Energy was 2.35. The lowest was 0.07. And the median was 0.15.

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

NRG Energy Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.0302019-07-312019-08-012019-08-15Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0302019-04-302019-05-012019-05-15Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0302019-01-312019-02-012019-02-15Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0302018-10-312018-11-012018-11-15Cash 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.

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

Dividend Yield %=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.12/39.75
=0.30 %

Current Share Price is $39.75.
NRG Energy's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.12.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of NRG Energy was 6.44%. The lowest was 0.28%. And the median was 1.39%.

Warning Sign:

NRG Energy Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

* 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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