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Albemarle Dividend Payout Ratio

: 0.11 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Albemarle's dividend payout ratio for the months ended in Jun. 2022 was 0.11.

Warning Sign:

If a company's dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout ratio of Albemarle Corp is 0.73, which seems too high.

The historical rank and industry rank for Albemarle's Dividend Payout Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

ALB' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2   Med: 0.37   Max: 2.61
Current: 0.73


During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Albemarle was 2.61. The lowest was 0.20. And the median was 0.37.

ALB's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked worse than
88.89% of 882 companies
in the Chemicals industry
Industry Median: 0.27 vs ALB: 0.73

As of today (2022-08-15), the Dividend Yield % of Albemarle is 0.56%.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Albemarle was 2.82%. The lowest was 0.55%. And the median was 1.40%.

Albemarle's Dividends per Share for the months ended in Jun. 2022 was $0.40.

During the past 12 months, Albemarle's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 1.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.50% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 8.20% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Albemarle was 20.80% per year. The lowest was 4.00% per year. And the median was 11.80% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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


Albemarle Dividend Payout Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Albemarle's Dividend Payout Ratio can be seen below:

* 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.

* Premium members only.

Albemarle Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Dividend Payout Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 2.61 0.21 0.29 0.44 1.47

Albemarle Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Dividend Payout Ratio 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 0.11 - - 0.18 0.11

Competitive Comparison

For the Specialty Chemicals subindustry, Albemarle's Dividend Payout Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Payout Ratio 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.

   

Albemarle Dividend Payout Ratio Distribution

For the Chemicals industry and Basic Materials sector, Albemarle's Dividend Payout Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Albemarle's Dividend Payout Ratio falls into.



Albemarle Dividend Payout Ratio Calculation

Dividend payout ratio measures the percentage of the company's earnings paid out as dividends.

Albemarle's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (A: Dec. 2021 )/ EPS without NRI (A: Dec. 2021 )
=1.56/ 1.06
=1.47

Albemarle's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Jun. 2022 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=0.395/ 3.46
=0.11

* 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.


Albemarle (NYSE:ALB) Dividend Payout Ratio Explanation

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.


Albemarle Dividend Payout Ratio Related Terms

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Albemarle Business Description

Albemarle logo
Address
4250 Congress Street, Suite 900, Charlotte, NC, USA, 28209
Albemarle is the world's largest lithium producer. Our outlook for robust lithium demand is predicated upon increased demand for electric vehicle batteries. Albemarle produces lithium from its salt brine deposits in Chile and the U.S. and its hard rock joint venture mines in Australia. Albemarle is also a global leader in the production of bromine, used in flame retardants. The company is also a major producer of oil refining catalysts.
Executives
Cramer Ralf Hans director MIERENDORSFSTRASSE 26 BENSHEIM 2M 64625
Anderson Melissa H. officer: SVP, Chief HR Officer ALBEMARLE CORPORATION 4250 CONGRESS ST. SUITE 900 CHARLOTTE NC 28209
Barichivich John Clarence Iii officer: VP, Controller & CAO 4250 CONGRESS ST. SUITE 900 CHARLOTTE NC 28209
Minor Glenda J director 17000 ROTUNDA DRIVE DEARBORN MI 48120
Van Deursen Holly director 21211 NORDHOFF STREET CHATSWORTH CA 91311
Johnson Netha N. officer: President, Bromine Specialties 3489 CRESTMOOR DRIVE WOODBURY MN 55125
Crawford Raphael Goszcz officer: President, Catalysts 4311 GREENBRIAR HILLS PLANTATION RD CHARLOTTE NC 28277
Marlow Deeanne J officer: SVP, Chief HR Officer 4250 CONGRESS STREET SUITE 900 CHARLOTTE NC 28209
Norris Eric officer: President, Lithium 1519 AUDUBON ROAD CHARLOTTE NC 28211
Ryan David Terrence officer: VP, Corp. Strategy & IR 8904 HIGHFIELD ROAD RICHMOND VA 23229
Maine Douglas L director ALBEMARLE CORP 451 FLORIDA ST BATON ROUGE LA 70801
Hernandez William H director 5500 WAYZATA BLVD. SUITE 800 GOLDEN VALLEY MN 55416
Wolff Alejandro Daniel director ALBEMARLE CORP. 451 FLORIDA ST BATON ROUGE LA 70801
Masters J Kent director ALBEMARLE CORP. 451 FLORIDA ST BATON ROUGE LA 70801
Brlas Laurie director C/O ALBEMARLE CORPORATION 4250 CONGRESS ST STE 900 CHARLOTTE NC 28209

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