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Legg Mason Dividend Payout Ratio

: 0.57 (As of Mar. 2020)
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Legg Mason's dividend payout ratio for the months ended in Mar. 2020 was 0.57.

NYSE:LM' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12   Med: 0.31   Max: 0.57
Current: 0.57

0.12
0.57

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Legg Mason was 0.57. The lowest was 0.12. And the median was 0.31.

NYSE:LM's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 550 Companies
in the Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. NYSE:LM: 0.57 )

As of today (2020-07-09), the Dividend Yield % of Legg Mason is 3.21%.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Legg Mason was 5.43%. The lowest was 0.36%. And the median was 1.51%.

Legg Mason's Dividends per Share for the months ended in Mar. 2020 was $0.40.

During the past 12 months, Legg Mason's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 17.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 22.10% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 20.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 26.90% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Legg Mason was 54.20% per year. The lowest was -47.10% per year. And the median was 16.00% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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


Legg Mason Dividend Payout Ratio Historical Data

* 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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Legg Mason Annual Data
Mar11 Mar12 Mar13 Mar14 Mar15 Mar16 Mar17 Mar18 Mar19 Mar20
Dividend Payout Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.00 0.40 0.37 0.00 0.57

Legg Mason Quarterly Data
Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20
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 0.61 0.78 0.54 0.48 0.57

Competitive Comparison
* 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.


Legg Mason Dividend Payout Ratio Distribution

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



Legg Mason Dividend Payout Ratio Calculation

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

Legg Mason's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Mar. 2020 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (A: Mar. 2020 )/ EPS without NRI (A: Mar. 2020 )
=1.6/ 2.79
=0.57

Legg Mason's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2020 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Mar. 2020 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Mar. 2020 )
=0.4/ 0.7
=0.57

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Legg Mason  (NYSE:LM) 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.


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