Switch to:

UnitedHealth Group Dividend Payout Ratio

: 0.29 (As of Sep. 2019)
View and export this data going back to 1984. Start your Free Trial

UnitedHealth Group's dividend payout ratio for the months ended in Sep. 2019 was 0.29.

NYSE:UNH' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.33
Current: 0.29

0.01
0.33

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of UnitedHealth Group was 0.33. The lowest was 0.01. And the median was 0.22.

NYSE:UNH's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 10 Companies
in the Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. NYSE:UNH: 0.29 )

As of today (2019-10-18), the Dividend Yield % of UnitedHealth Group is 1.63%.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of UnitedHealth Group was 1.84%. The lowest was 0.09%. And the median was 1.33%.

UnitedHealth Group's Dividends per Share for the months ended in Sep. 2019 was $1.08.

During the past 12 months, UnitedHealth Group's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 20.00% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 22.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 26.80% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 57.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of UnitedHealth Group was 198.80% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 25.70% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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


UnitedHealth Group 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.

* Premium members only.

UnitedHealth Group Annual Data
Dec09 Dec10 Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Dividend Payout Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 0.25 0.31 0.33 0.27 0.28

UnitedHealth Group Quarterly Data
Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19
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 0.28 0.29 0.25 0.32 0.29

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.


UnitedHealth Group Dividend Payout Ratio Distribution

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



UnitedHealth Group Dividend Payout Ratio Calculation

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

UnitedHealth Group's Dividend Payout Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2018 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (A: Dec. 2018 )/ EPS without NRI (A: Dec. 2018 )
=3.45/ 12.19
=0.28

UnitedHealth Group's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2019 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends per Share (Q: Sep. 2019 )/ EPS without NRI (Q: Sep. 2019 )
=1.08/ 3.67
=0.29

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


UnitedHealth Group  (NYSE:UNH) 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.


UnitedHealth Group Dividend Payout Ratio Related Terms

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)