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Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Dividend Yield %

: 3.18% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-12-07), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Pfizer is 3.18%.

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

PFE' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.62   Med: 3.63   Max: 5.31
Current: 3.18

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Pfizer was 5.31%. The lowest was 2.62%. And the median was 3.63%.

PFE's Dividend Yield % is ranked better than
79.4% of 500 companies
in the Drug Manufacturers industry
Industry Median: 1.55 vs PFE: 3.18

Pfizer's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2022 was 0.27.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Pfizer was 2.13. The lowest was 0.30. And the median was 0.75.

As of today (2022-12-07), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Pfizer is 3.18%.

Pfizer's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2022 was $0.40.

During the past 12 months, Pfizer's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 2.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 4.70% 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 7.00% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Pfizer was 22.60% per year. The lowest was -14.70% per year. And the median was 10.40% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Pfizer'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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Pfizer 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 3.53 3.12 3.68 4.13 2.64

Pfizer Quarterly Data
Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22
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 3.60 2.64 3.03 3.01 3.63

Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Dividend Yield % Competitive Comparison

For the Drug Manufacturers - General subindustry, Pfizer'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.

   

Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Dividend Yield % Distribution

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

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



Pfizer Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Pfizer Recent Full-Year* Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.4002022-11-032022-11-042022-12-05Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.4002022-07-282022-07-292022-09-06Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.4002022-05-122022-05-132022-06-10Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.4002022-01-272022-01-282022-03-04Cash 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.

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

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.6/50.24
=3.18 %

Current Share Price is $50.24.
Pfizer's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.6.

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

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.6/50.24
=3.18 %

Current Share Price is $50.24.
Pfizer's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.4 * 4 = $1.6.

* 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.


Pfizer  (NYSE:PFE) 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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Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Business Description

Pfizer logo
Address
235 East 42nd Street, New York, NY, USA, 10017
Pfizer is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical firms, with annual sales close to $50 billion (excluding COVID-19 vaccine sales). While it historically sold many types of healthcare products and chemicals, now, prescription drugs and vaccines account for the majority of sales. Top sellers include pneumococcal vaccine Prevnar 13, cancer drug Ibrance, cardiovascular treatment Eliquis, and immunology drug Xeljanz. Pfizer sells these products globally, with international sales representing close to 50% of its total sales. Within international sales, emerging markets are a major contributor.
Executives
Denton David M officer: Chief Financial Officer & EVP 1000 LOWE'S BOULEVARD MOORESVILLE NC 28117
Pao William officer: Executive Vice President C/O CORPORATE SECRETARY 235 EAST 42ND STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
Mcdermott Michael officer: Executive Vice President C/O PFIZER INC. CORPORATE SECRETARY 235 EAST 42ND STREET 235 EAST 42ND STREET NY 10017
Malik Aamir officer: Executive Vice President C/O PFIZER INC. CORPORATE SECRETARY 235 EAST 42ND STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
Carapezzi William R Jr officer: Executive Vice President 600 MOUNTAIN AVENUE MURRAY HILL NJ 07921
Sahni Payal officer: Executive Vice President ATTN: PFIZER CORP. SECRETARY 235 EAST 42ND ST. NEW YORK NY 10017
Desmond-hellmann Susan director 513 PARNASSUS AVENUE S126 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94143
Hockfield Susan director GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 41 FARNSWORTH STREET BOSTON MA 02210
Damico Jennifer B. officer: SVP & Controller C/O PFIZER INC. CORPORATE SECRETARY 235 EAST 42ND STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
Quincey James director THE COCA-COLA COMPANY ONE COCA-COLA PLAZA ATLANTA GA 30313
Gottlieb Scott director MOLECULAR INSIGHT PHARMACEUTICALS 160 SECOND STREET CAMBRIDGE MA 02142
Fonseca Lidia officer: Executive Vice President 358 SOUTH MAIN STREET BURLINGTON NC 27215
Goettler Michael officer: Group President 1000 MYLAN BOULEVARD CANONSBURG PA 15317
Rogers Dawn officer: Executive Vice President 235 EAST 42ND STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
Littman Dan R. director ATTN: CORPORATE SECRETARY PFIZER INC. 235 E. 42ND ST NEW YORK NY 10017

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