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Myriad Genetics Inc  (NAS:MYGN) 5-Year Yield-on-Cost %: 0.00 (As of Jun. 2017)

Myriad Genetics Inc's yield on cost for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2017 was 0.00.

Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

 Jun08 Jun09 Jun10 Jun11 Jun12 Jun13 Jun14 Jun15 Jun16 Jun17 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

 Sep12 Dec12 Mar13 Jun13 Sep13 Dec13 Mar14 Jun14 Sep14 Dec14 Mar15 Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

Competitive Comparison
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Calculation

Dividend Yield % and dividend growth of a stock is an important factor for income investors. But if company A raises its dividend constantly faster than company B, company A's future dividend yield might be much higher than Company B's even if their yields are the same now and their stock prices do not change.

Yield on Cost assumes that you buy and the stock today, and hold it for 5 years. If the company raises it dividends at the same rate as it did over the past 5 years, the dividends investors receive annually in 5 years relative to the stock price today.

Therefore, Yield-on-Cost of Myriad Genetics Inc is calculated as

 Yield-on-Cost = Dividend Yield % * (1 + Dividend Growth Rate)^5

Explanation

Of course the risk here is that the company may not raise its dividends as it did before. The key is to select the companies that can consistently raise its dividends. Usually companies with long history of raising dividends tend to do so.

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