WD-40 Company (WDFC) dividend stock





  • Yield

     1.79%
  • Dividend

     1.96
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     9.2%
  • Dividend increased

     7 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     53%
  • Dividend pay date

     7/31/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     7/19/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     -10.5%
  • Dividend payback
    period
      yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     11.0
  • Tweed factor

     -18.7
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
-10.5%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-2.1%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
21.5%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
116.2%
Price change from 52 week high   
-8.5%
Price change from 50 days average   
2.4%
Price change from 200 days average   
2.2%
Price info
Change
0.00 (0.00%)


Last price
109.75 USD


Day range
108.00 - 110.10


Year range
100.60 - 119.90

Financial health
Current ratio
4.28


Debt/equity ratio
76.70


Cash
112.74M


Debt
118.00M


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
29.65


Price/book (P/B)
11.46


Forward price/earning (P/E)
27.93


Price/sales (P/S)
4.04


PEG
2.29


Market cap
1.54B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
1.0000,1.0000,1.0000
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
0.0%
1.8300,1.6400,1.5800
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
-7.1%
10 year history
1.0000,1.0000,1.0000,1.0200,1.0800,1.1600,1.2400,1.3600,1.5200,1.6800
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
5.9%
1.8300,1.6400,1.5800,2.1500,2.1400,2.2000,2.5400,2.8700,3.0400,3.1600
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
6.3%
9.9800,10.0900,10.4600,11.7800,12.2900,11.8100,11.8700,11.9300,10.7900,10.6800
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
0.8%
53.1000,52.7000,63.4000,46.3000,50.3000,51.6000,46.5000,49.2000,47.8000,48.1000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
-1.1%
17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,16.0000,16.0000,15.0000,15.0000,15.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
-1.4%
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Yield
Div. growth
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USA   RPM International 43 yrs2.35%5.4%
USA   Sherwin-Williams 39 yrs0.97%18.1%
USA   Valspar 39 yrs0.00%12.9%
United Kingdom   Croda International 24 yrs1.84%6.7%
USA   Albemarle 23 yrs0.95%14.0%
USA   International Flavors & Fragra 15 yrs1.91%14.9%
Company profile
Founded


Industry


SEC filings




WD-40 Company provides consumer products worldwide. The company offers multi-purpose maintenance products under the WD-40 brand for household, marine, automotive, construction, repair, sporting goods, gardening, and various industrial applications: and multi-purpose drip oil and spray lubricant, and...
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Address:
1061 Cudahy Place, San Diego, CA, 92110

Phone:
+1 619 275-1400
The dividend of WDFC is 1.96 for the last 12 months, and based on a stock price of 109.75, the yield is 1.79%. Since 2010they have raised their dividend each year, that is 7 years in a row. The payout ratio of WDFC is 53%, based on an EPS of 3.7 and a dividend of 1.96. The company has a dividend payback period of years. Their dividend has been growing by 9.2% a year for the last 5 years (on average). WD-40 Company has gone ex-dividend on the 7/19/2017, and the dividend pay date is 7/31/2017. It was founded in and is a US company with 395 employees. They are in the basic materials sector and the specialty chemicals industry. We have awarded the company a dividend rating of 1.6 out of 5 stars.






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