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The Kroger Co Dividend Yield %

: 1.85% (As of Today)
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As of today (2021-04-10), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of The Kroger Co is 1.85%.

Warning Sign:

The Kroger Co stock dividend yield is close to 2-year low.

NYSE:KR' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88   Med: 1.73   Max: 2.61
Current: 1.85

0.88
2.61

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of The Kroger Co was 2.61%. The lowest was 0.88%. And the median was 1.73%.

NYSE:KR's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
54% of the 183 Companies
in the Retail - Defensive industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. NYSE:KR: 1.85 )

The Kroger Co's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jan. 2021 was 0.00.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of The Kroger Co was 0.43. The lowest was 0.14. And the median was 0.21.

As of today (2021-04-10), the Forward Dividend Yield % of The Kroger Co is 1.91%.

The Kroger Co's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jan. 2021 was $0.18.

During the past 12 months, The Kroger Co's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 13.30% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.50% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.00% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 13.40% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of The Kroger Co was 23.20% per year. The lowest was -100.00% per year. And the median was 10.70% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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


The Kroger Co Dividend Yield % Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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The Kroger Co Annual Data
Jan12 Jan13 Jan14 Jan15 Jan16 Jan17 Jan18 Jan19 Jan20 Jan21
Dividend Yield % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.33 1.61 1.87 2.23 1.97

The Kroger Co Quarterly Data
Apr16 Jul16 Oct16 Jan17 Apr17 Jul17 Oct17 Jan18 Apr18 Jul18 Oct18 Jan19 Apr19 Jul19 Oct19 Jan20 Apr20 Jul20 Oct20 Jan21
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 2.23 1.96 1.84 2.05 1.97

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.


The Kroger Co Dividend Yield % Distribution

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



The Kroger Co Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

The Kroger Co Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.1802021-02-112021-02-122021-03-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.1802020-11-122020-11-132020-12-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.1802020-08-132020-08-142020-09-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.1602020-05-142020-05-152020-06-01Cash 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.

The Kroger Co's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.7/37.780000
=1.85 %

Current Share Price is $37.780000.
The Kroger Co's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.7.

The Kroger Co's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.72/37.780000
=1.91 %

Current Share Price is $37.780000.
The Kroger Co's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.18 * 4 = $0.72.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


The Kroger Co  (NYSE:KR) 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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