Dean Foods Company(DF) is having a Dividend Yield of 1.76% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $0.36. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.09. Dean Foods Company has a 5 year average dividend yield of 1.11% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $0.36. Dean Foods Company(DF) formally announced its most recent dividend on November 9, 2016 with a Dividend per share of $0.09. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $0.36. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 1.76%. Dean Foods Company(DF) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.23 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.46. The 5 year historical dividend growth of Dean Foods Company(DF) is at the rate of -5.5% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.03. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.
Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 8.07% or 1.65 points. After the session commenced at $19.41, the stock reached the higher end at $19.65 while it hit a low of $18.61. With the volume soaring to 5,605,729 shares, the last trade was called at $18.8. The company has a 52-week high of $22.31. The company has a market cap of $1,701 million and there are 90,496,465 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $15.69. Dean Foods Company has lost 9.13% in the last five trading days and dropped 11.78% in the last 4 weeks. Dean Foods Company is up 0.41% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -13.68%.
Currently the company Insiders own 2.3% of Dean Foods Company shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -10.92% . During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -30.46%. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 30, 2016, J Wayne Mailloux (director) sold 5,886 shares at 20.50 per share price.On Nov 22, 2016, Scott K Vopni (SVP, Finance & CAO) sold 33,105 shares at 19.79 per share price.On Nov 15, 2016, S. Craig Mccutcheon (SVP, Logistics) sold 4,030 shares at 18.61 per share price.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Dean Foods Co was Downgraded by Bernstein to Mkt Perform on Jan 19, 2017. Dean Foods Co was Initiated by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to Sector Weight on Dec 2, 2016.
Dean Foods Co Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 16, 2017. The company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.41. The company had revenue of $2018.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2011.52 million. The companys revenue was down -.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.36 EPS.
Dean Foods Company is the nations leading processor and distributor of fresh milk and other dairy products, and a leader in the specialty foods industry. The company produces a full line of company-branded and private label dairy products such as milk and milk-based beverages, ice cream, coffee creamers, half and half, whipping cream, whipped toppings, sour cream, cottage cheese, yogurt, dips, dressings and soy milk.