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Dividend cover

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  • dividend cover — The number of times the dividend per share can be divided into the earnings per share (that is, the number of times a company could pay its recent dividend out of its net profit). Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international… …   Law dictionary

  • dividend cover — Fin the number of times a company’s dividends to ordinary shareholders could be paid out of its net after tax profits. This measures the likelihood of dividend payments being sustained, and is a useful indication of sustained profitability.… …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • dividend cover — An accounting ratio defined as net earnings per share divided by net dividend ( dividends) per share. The purpose of the ratio is to identify how much of a company s profits are being distributed to shareholders and how much is being retained to… …   Financial and business terms

  • dividend cover — The number of times a company s dividends to ordinary shareholders could be paid out of its net profits after tax in the same period. For example, a net dividend of £400,000 paid by a company showing a net profit of £1M is said to be covered 2½… …   Accounting dictionary

  • dividend cover — The number of times a company s dividends to ordinary shareholders could be paid out of its net profits after tax in the same period. For example, a net dividend of £400, 000 paid by a company showing a net profit of £1M is said to be covered 2½… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • dividend cover — / dɪvɪdend ˌkʌvə/ noun the ratio of profits to dividends paid to shareholders …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • dividend cover — /ˈdɪvədɛnd kʌvə/ (say divuhdend kuvuh) noun the number of times that the declared dividend is covered by a company s net profit …   Australian English dictionary

  • Dividend cover — Categories: Investment stubsDividends …   Wikipedia

  • dividend cover — noun the ratio of a company s net profits to the total sum allotted in dividends to ordinary shareholders …   English new terms dictionary

  • equity dividend cover — A ratio that shows how many times the dividend to ordinary shareholders can be paid out of the profits of a company available for distribution. The higher the cover, the greater the certainty that dividends will be paid in the future …   Accounting dictionary

  • equity dividend cover — A ratio that shows how many times the dividend to ordinary shareholders can be paid out of the profits of a company available for distribution. The higher the cover, the greater the certainty that dividends will be paid in the future …   Big dictionary of business and management


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