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: 2.85% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-18), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co is 2.85%.

Warning Sign:

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co stock dividend yield is close to 2-year low.

The historical rank and industry rank for Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Dividend Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

BMY' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.99   Med: 2.87   Max: 4.55
Current: 2.85

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co was 4.55%. The lowest was 1.99%. And the median was 2.87%.

BMY's Dividend Yield % is ranked better than
74.25% of 501 companies
in the Drug Manufacturers industry
Industry Median: 1.61 vs BMY: 2.85

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was 0.82.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co was 2.57. The lowest was 0.54. And the median was 0.92.

As of today (2022-08-18), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co is 2.92%.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $0.54.

During the past 12 months, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.90% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.50% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 3.70% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co was 14.20% per year. The lowest was 0.50% per year. And the median was 3.35% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Bristol-Myers Squibb Co'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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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Dividend Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 2.56 3.08 2.55 2.97 3.14

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
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 2.81 3.31 3.14 2.82 2.74

Competitive Comparison

For the Drug Manufacturers - General subindustry, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co'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.

   

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Drug Manufacturers industry and Healthcare sector, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Dividend Yield % falls into.



Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.5402022-06-302022-07-012022-08-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.5402022-03-312022-04-012022-05-02Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.5402022-01-062022-01-072022-02-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.4902021-09-302021-10-012021-11-01Cash 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.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.11/74.15
=2.85 %

Current Share Price is $74.15.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.11.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.16/74.15
=2.91 %

Current Share Price is $74.15.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.54 * 4 = $2.16.

* 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.


Bristol-Myers Squibb Co  (NYSE:BMY) 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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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Business Description

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co logo
Address
430 East 29th Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY, USA, 10016
Bristol-Myers Squibb discovers, develops, and markets drugs for various therapeutic areas, such as cardiovascular, oncology, and immune disorders. A key focus for Bristol is immuno-oncology, where the firm is a leader in drug development. Unlike some of its more diversified peers, Bristol has exited several nonpharmaceutical businesses to focus on branded specialty drugs, which tend to support strong pricing power.
Executives
Greenlees Sharon officer: SVP & Controller BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD PRINCETON NJ 08543
Shanahan Karin officer: EVP, Glob. Prod. Dev. & Supply BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD PRINCETON NJ 08543
Meyers Gregory Scott officer: EVP, Chief Digital & Tech Off. BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD PRINCETON NJ 08543
Weese Michelle officer: EVP, Corporate Affairs BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD PRINCETON NJ 08543
Hidalgo Medina Manuel director BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB 430 E. 29TH STREET, 14TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10016
Rice Derica W director 1000 NICOLLET MALL TPS-3155 MINNEAPOLIS MN 55403
Price Paula A director ONE CVS DRIVE WOONSOCKET RI 02895
Mily Elizabeth officer: EVP, Strategy & BD BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB COMPANY ROUTE 206 & PROVENCE LINE ROAD PRINCETON NJ 08540
Metcalfe Kathryn officer: EVP, Corporate Affairs BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB COMPANY ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD PRINCETON NJ 08543
Vessey Rupert officer: Pres., Research & Early Dev. C/O CELGENE CORPORATION 86 MORRIS AVENUE SUMMIT NJ 07901
Elkins David V officer: EVP, Chief Financial Officer C/O BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Bonney Michael W director 65 HAYDEN AVE LEXINGTON MA 02421
Yale Phyllis R director
Ahmed Nadim officer: President, Hematology C/O CELGENE CORPORATION 86 MORRIS AVENUE SUMMIT NJ 07901
Haller Julia A director C/O CELGENE CORPORATION 86 MORRIS AVENUE SUMMIT NJ 07901

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