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Amgen Dividend Yield %

: 3.26% (As of Today)
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As of today (2021-10-25), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Amgen is 3.26%.

Good Sign:

Amgen Inc stock dividend yield is close to 10-year high.

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

NAS:AMGN' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48   Med: 2.31   Max: 3.26
Current: 3.26

0.48
3.26

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Amgen was 3.26%. The lowest was 0.48%. And the median was 2.31%.

NAS:AMGN's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 22 Companies
in the Drug Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. NAS:AMGN: 3.26 )

Amgen's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 2.17.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Amgen was 1.71. The lowest was 0.14. And the median was 0.38.

As of today (2021-10-25), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Amgen is 3.34%.

Amgen's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $1.76.

During the past 12 months, Amgen's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 10.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.60% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 14.60% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Amgen was 63.30% per year. The lowest was 11.60% per year. And the median was 23.50% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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


Amgen Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Amgen'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.

* Premium members only.

Amgen Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Dividend Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 2.74 2.65 2.71 2.41 2.78

Amgen Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
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 2.59 2.46 2.78 2.64 2.76

Competitive Comparison

For the Drug Manufacturers - General subindustry, Amgen'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.

   

Amgen Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Drug Manufacturers industry and Healthcare sector, Amgen's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Amgen's Dividend Yield % falls into.



Amgen Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Amgen Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 1.7602021-08-162021-08-172021-09-08Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 1.7602021-05-142021-05-172021-06-08Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 1.7602021-02-112021-02-152021-03-08Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 1.6002020-11-132020-11-162020-12-08Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* 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.

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

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=6.88/207.66
=3.31 %

Current Share Price is $207.66.
Amgen's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $6.88.

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

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=7.04/207.66
=3.39 %

Current Share Price is $207.66.
Amgen's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $1.76 * 4 = $7.04.

* 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.


Amgen  (NAS:AMGN) 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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Amgen Business Description

Amgen logo
Industry
Healthcare » Drug Manufacturers NAICS : 325412 SIC : 2834
Address
One Amgen Center Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA, USA, 91320-1799
Amgen is a leader in biotechnology-based human therapeutics, with historical expertise in renal disease and cancer supportive-care products. Flagship drugs include red blood cell boosters Epogen and Aranesp, immune system boosters Neupogen and Neulasta, and Enbrel and Otezla for inflammatory diseases. Amgen introduced its first cancer therapeutic, Vectibix, in 2006 and markets bone-strengthening drug Prolia/Xgeva (approved 2010) and Evenity (2019). The acquisition of Onyx bolstered the firm's therapeutic oncology portfolio with Nexavar and Kyprolis. Recent launches include Repatha (cholesterol-lowering), Aimovig (migraine), and Lumakras (lung cancer). Amgen's biosimilar portfolio includes Mvasi (biosimilar Avastin), Kanjinti (biosimilar Herceptin), and Amgevita (biosimilar Humira).
Executives
Sugar Ronald D director 10877 WILSHIRE BLVD. SUITE 1650 LOS ANGELES CA 900274
Williams R Sanders director DUKE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE TRENT DRIVE DURHAM NC 27706
Santos Esteban officer: EVP, Operations ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320
Miles Amy E director PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: MILES AMY E a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Kullman Ellen Jamison director UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP 10 FARM SPRINGS ROAD FARMINGTON CT 06032
Grygiel Nancy A. officer: SVP & CCO ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320
Louie Linda H. officer: VP, Finance & CAO ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320
Holley Charles M director PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: HOLLEY CHARLES M a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Griffith Peter H. officer: EVP & CFO ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320
Reese David M officer: EVP, Research and Development ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320
Druker Brian director ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320-1799
Austin Wanda M director 6001 BOLLINGER CANYON ROAD SAN RAMON CA 94583
Gordon Murdo officer: EVP Global Commercial Ops C/O BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB COMPANY 345 PARK AVE NEW YORK NY 10154
Piacquad David officer: SVP, Business Development ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320-1799
Patton Cynthia M officer: SVP & CCO ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS CA 91320-1799

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