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Cisco Systems (NAS:CSCO) Dividend Yield %

: 2.99% (As of Today)
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As of today (2023-03-30), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Cisco Systems is 2.99%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Cisco Systems's Dividend Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

CSCO' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.29   Med: 2.92   Max: 3.98
Current: 2.99

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Cisco Systems was 3.98%. The lowest was 1.29%. And the median was 2.92%.

CSCO's Dividend Yield % is ranked better than
60.09% of 1318 companies
in the Hardware industry
Industry Median: 2.22 vs CSCO: 2.99

Cisco Systems's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 was 0.57.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Cisco Systems was 62.00. The lowest was 0.33. And the median was 0.53.

As of today (2023-03-30), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Cisco Systems is 3.06%.

Cisco Systems's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jan. 2023 was $0.38.

During the past 12 months, Cisco Systems's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.70% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 3.30% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 6.10% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 14.80% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Cisco Systems was 81.70% per year. The lowest was 3.30% per year. And the median was 14.90% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Cisco Systems Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Cisco Systems's Dividend Yield % 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.

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Cisco Systems Annual Data
Trend Jul13 Jul14 Jul15 Jul16 Jul17 Jul18 Jul19 Jul20 Jul21 Jul22
Dividend Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 2.93 2.45 3.01 2.64 3.31

Cisco Systems Quarterly Data
Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21 Apr21 Jul21 Oct21 Jan22 Apr22 Jul22 Oct22 Jan23
Dividend Yield % 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 2.66 3.04 3.31 3.32 3.12

Competitive Comparison

For the Communication Equipment subindustry, Cisco Systems's Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Yield % 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.

   

Cisco Systems Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Hardware industry and Technology sector, Cisco Systems's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Cisco Systems's Dividend Yield % falls in comparison to its industry or sector. The grey bar indicates the Dividend Yield %'s extreme value range as defined by GuruFocus.



Cisco Systems Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Cisco Systems Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.3802023-01-042023-01-052023-01-25Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3802022-10-042022-10-052022-10-26Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3802022-07-052022-07-062022-07-27Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.3802022-04-052022-04-062022-04-27Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus has an internal rule that if the most recent dividend payment frequency is at least 4 times a year, then the full year will be calculated according to the frequency of payment or the one-year time frame, whichever is stricter.
* 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.

Cisco Systems's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.52/51.43
=2.96 %

Current Share Price is $51.43.
Cisco Systems's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.52.

Cisco Systems's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.52/51.43
=2.96 %

Current Share Price is $51.43.
Cisco Systems's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.38 * 4 = $1.52.

* 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.


Cisco Systems  (NAS:CSCO) Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

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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Cisco Systems (NAS:CSCO) Business Description

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Address
170 West Tasman Drive, San Jose, CA, USA, 95134-1706
Cisco Systems is the largest provider of networking equipment in the world and one of the largest software companies in the world. Its largest businesses are selling networking hardware and software (where it has leading market shares) and cybersecurity software like firewalls. It also has collaboration products, like its Webex suite, and observability tools. It primarily outsources its manufacturing to third parties and has a large sales and marketing staff—25,000 strong across 90 countries. Overall, Cisco employees 80,000 employees and sells its products globally.
Executives
Sarah Rae Murphy director C/O CISCO SYSTEMS, INC., 170 WEST TASMAN DRIVE, SAN JOSE CA 95134
Jeffery S. Sharritts officer: EVP & Chief Cust & Prtnr Offcr 1200 ABERNATHY RD., NE, STE 1200, ATLANTA GA 30328
Deborah L Stahlkopf officer: EVP and Chief Legal Officer C/O CISCO SYSTEMS, INC., 170 WEST TASMAN DRIVE, SAN JOSE CA 95134
Marianna Tessel director C/O INTUIT INC., 2700 COAST AVENUE, MOUNTAIN VIEW CA 94043
John D Harris director C/O FLEXTRONICS INTERNATIONAL USA, INC., 6201 AMERICA CENTER DRIVE, SAN JOSE CA 95002
Richard Scott Herren officer: EVP and CFO 851 WEST CYPRESS CREEK ROAD, FORT LAUDERDALE FL 33309
Wesley G Bush director 333 MAPLE AVENUE EAST, #3080, VIENNA VA 22180
Lisa T Su director C/O ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC., 2485 AUGUSTINE DRIVE, SANTA CLARA CA 95054
Carol B Tome director 55 GLENLAKE PARKWAY, NE, ATLANTA GA 30328
Geraldine Elliott officer: EVP, Chief Sales & Mktg Offcr 1194 N. MATHILDA AVE., SUNNYVALE CA 94089
Maria Martinez officer: EVP, Chief Customer Exp Offcr THE LANDMARK @ 1 MARKET STREET, SUITE 300, SAN FRANCISCO CA 94105
Mark Garrett director 106 EAST BABCOCK STREET SUITE 3A, BOZEMAN MT 59715
Irving Tan officer: SVP, Operations and Digital 170 WEST TASMAN DRIVE, SAN JOSE CA 95134
David Goeckeler officer: EVP, Networking and Security C/O WESTERN DIGITAL CORPORATION, 5601 GREAT OAKS PARKWAY, SAN JOSE CA 95119
Brent L Saunders director 2000 GALLOPING HILL ROAD, C/O SCHERING PLOUGH CORP, KENILWORTH NJ 07033

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