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Verizon Communications Dividend Payout Ratio

: 0.63 (As of Jun. 2019)
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Verizon Communications's dividend payout ratio for the months ended in Jun. 2019 was 0.63.

NYSE:VZ' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32   Max: 6.55
Current: 0.63

0.32
6.55

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Verizon Communications was 6.55. The lowest was 0.32. And the median was 0.80.

NYSE:VZ's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 204 Companies
in the Communication Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. NYSE:VZ: 0.63 )

As of today (2019-10-19), the Dividend Yield % of Verizon Communications is 3.97%.

During the past 13 years, the highest Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Verizon Communications was 7.47%. The lowest was 3.81%. And the median was 4.66%.

Verizon Communications's Dividends per Share for the months ended in Jun. 2019 was USD 0.60.

During the past 12 months, Verizon Communications's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.10% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.70% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.90% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Verizon Communications was 68.70% per year. The lowest was 0.00% per year. And the median was 2.90% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Verizon Communications 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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Verizon Communications 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 0.89 0.51 0.71 0.32 0.63

Verizon Communications Quarterly Data
Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19
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 0.59 0.51 1.28 0.49 0.63

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.


Verizon Communications Dividend Payout Ratio Distribution

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



Verizon Communications Dividend Payout Ratio Calculation

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

Verizon Communications'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 )
=2.385/ 3.76
=0.63

Verizon Communications'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 )
=0.6025/ 0.95
=0.63

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


Verizon Communications  (NYSE:VZ) 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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