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General Electric Co Dividend Yield %

: 0.31% (As of Today)
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As of today (2021-10-19), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of General Electric Co is 0.31%.

Warning Sign:

General Electric Co stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

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

NYSE:GE' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28   Med: 3.26   Max: 6.66
Current: 0.31

0.28
6.66

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of General Electric Co was 6.66%. The lowest was 0.28%. And the median was 3.26%.

NYSE:GE's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
74% of the 107 Companies
in the Industrial Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. NYSE:GE: 0.31 )

General Electric Co's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.00.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of General Electric Co was 5.41. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 0.95.

As of today (2021-10-19), the Forward Dividend Yield % of General Electric Co is 0.31%.

General Electric Co's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $0.08.

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -63.80% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -52.30% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -20.20% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of General Electric Co was 71.40% per year. The lowest was -65.00% per year. And the median was 10.90% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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General Electric Co Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for General Electric 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.

* Premium members only.

General Electric Co 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 2.94 4.81 4.89 0.36 0.37

General Electric Co 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 0.59 0.64 0.37 0.30 0.30

Competitive Comparison

For the Specialty Industrial Machinery subindustry, General Electric 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.

   

General Electric Co Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Industrial Products industry and Industrials sector, General Electric Co's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where General Electric Co's Dividend Yield % falls into.



General Electric Co Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

General Electric Co Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.0802021-09-242021-09-272021-10-25Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0802021-06-252021-06-282021-07-26Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0802021-03-052021-03-082021-04-26Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.0802020-12-182020-12-212021-01-25Cash 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.

General Electric Co's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.32/104.73
=0.31 %

Current Share Price is $104.73.
General Electric Co's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.32.

General Electric Co's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.32/104.73
=0.31 %

Current Share Price is $104.73.
General Electric Co's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.08 * 4 = $0.32.

* 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.


General Electric Co  (NYSE:GE) 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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General Electric Co Business Description

General Electric Co logo
Industry
Industrials » Industrial Products NAICS : 335312 SIC : 3621
Address
5 Necco Street, Boston, MA, USA, 02210
GE was formed through the combination of two companies in 1892, including one with historical ties to American inventor Thomas Edison. Today, GE is a global leader in air travel, precision health, and in the energy transition. The company is known for its differentiated technology and its massive industrial installed base of equipment sprawled throughout the world. That installed base most notably includes aerospace engines, gas and steam turbines, onshore and offshore wind turbines, as well as medical diagnostic and mobile equipment. GE earns most of its profits on the service revenue of that equipment, which is generally higher-margin. The company is led by former Danaher alum Larry Culp who is leading a multi-year turnaround of the storied conglomerate based on Lean principles.
Executives
Horton Thomas W director 4333 AMON CARTER BLVD. FORTH WORTH TX 76155
Rosput Paula G director 605 HILLSIDE DRIVE EAST SEATTLE WA 98112
Trian Fund Management, L.p. director 280 PARK AVENUE 41ST FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10017
Garden Edward P director 280 PARK AVE 41ST FL NEW YORK NY 10017
Lavizzo-mourey Risa J director GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Tisch James S director 667 MADISON AVE NEW YORK NY 10021
Bazin Sebastien director 5 NECCO STREET 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Dsouza Francisco director 500 GLENPOINTE CENTRE W TEANECK NJ 07666
Seidman Leslie director 7 WORLD TRADE CENTER 250 GREENWICH STREET NEW YORK NY 10007
Lesjak Catherine A director 1501 PAGE MILL RD PALO ALTO CA 94304
Carter Ashton B director C/O DELTA AIR LINES, INC. P.O. BOX 20574, DEPT. 981 ATLANTA GA 30320
Pecresse Jerome officer: Senior Vice President 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Murphy Kieran Pius officer: Senior Vice President THE GROVE CENTRE,WHITE LION ROAD LITTLE CHALFONT X0 HP7 9LL
Joyce David Leon officer: Vice Chairman GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Stokes Russell officer: Senior Vice President 5 NECCO STREET BOSTON MA 02210

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