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Company: EATON CORP PLC (ETN)

This page shows only data up to the final business day of 2018.

Additional financial information for this company can be found at:
Total number of dividends paid: 167.

Dividend payment frequency:

FrequencyNumber of dividends
Annually0
Semi-annually0
Quarterly167
Monthly0
Irregularly0
'none'0

Current frequency is quarterly.

Dividend payment timing:

MonthNumber of dividends
January0
February36
March6
April0
May42
June0
July0
August41
September0
October1
November41
December0

Cancellations/Discontinuations/Omissions:

StatusNumber
Cancelled0
Discontinued0
Omitted0

Dividends per share by year:

Companies that declare a dividend late in one calendar year, might pay it early in the next calendar year.
This page will show both dividends declared per year, as well as dividends paid per year, in case the latter makes it look as if there was a freeze or a decrease.
The second column shows dividends declared per year.
The third column shows the increase in dividends declared from one year to the next.
The fourth column shows dividends paid per year.
The fifth column shows the increase in dividends paid from one year to the next.

The number in parentheses is the number of non-special dividends declared/paid during that period.

How do I determine the "bumpiness" of a company?
Mathematically, I use the standard deviation around the arithmetic mean of the dividend raise percentages.
I have devised a "bumpiness metric" which will tell at a glance how smooth or bumpy a company's dividend history has been.
For you math geeks, the bumpiness is the standard deviation rounded to the nearest integer.
The result is a whole number that tells you whether a company's dividend history has been smooth or teeth-rattling.

YearDividends declaredIncrease from previous yearDividends paidIncrease from previous yearCompound annual growth rate to 2018 fromBumpiness to 2018 fromMean to 2018 fromStandard deviation to 2018 from
1977$ 0.11111 (4)$ 0.11111 (4) 8.033% 159.397%15.443
1978$ 0.12500 (4) 12.499%$ 0.12500 (4) 12.499% 7.924% 169.320%15.627
1979$ 0.09833 (3) -21.334%$ 0.09833 (3) -21.334% 8.802% 1510.106%15.025
1980$ 0.14333 (4) 45.762%$ 0.14333 (4) 45.762% 7.968% 149.167%14.048
1981$ 0.14333 (4)NO CHANGE$ 0.14333 (4)NO CHANGE 8.192% 149.415%14.154
1982$ 0.14333 (4)NO CHANGE$ 0.14333 (4)NO CHANGE 8.429% 149.677%14.261
1983$ 0.06667 (4) -53.487%$ 0.06667 (4) -53.487% 11.083% 1011.481%9.589
1984$ 0.09167 (4) 37.498%$ 0.09167 (4) 37.498% 10.388% 910.716%8.611
1985$ 0.14583 (5) 59.091%$ 0.11250 (4) 22.728% 10.034% 810.352%8.479
1986$ 0.10000 (3) -31.430%$ 0.13333 (4) 18.516% 9.779% 810.097%8.485
1987$ 0.15833 (4) 58.336%$ 0.15833 (4) 18.752% 9.502% 89.818%8.475
1988$ 0.20833 (4) 31.579%$ 0.20833 (4) 31.579% 8.833% 89.093%7.610
1989$ 0.25000 (4) 20.000%$ 0.25000 (4) 20.000% 8.467% 78.716%7.461
1990$ 0.26250 (4) 5.000%$ 0.26250 (4) 5.000% 8.593% 88.849%7.559
1991$ 0.27500 (4) 4.762%$ 0.27500 (4) 4.762% 8.738% 89.001%7.656
1992$ 0.27500 (4)NO CHANGE$ 0.27500 (4)NO CHANGE 9.089% 89.347%7.592
1993$ 0.28750 (4) 4.545%$ 0.28750 (4) 4.545% 9.274% 89.539%7.680
1994$ 0.30000 (4) 4.348%$ 0.30000 (4) 4.348% 9.485% 89.755%7.763
1995$ 0.37500 (4) 25.000%$ 0.37500 (4) 25.000% 8.856% 79.092%7.235
1996$ 0.40000 (4) 6.667%$ 0.40000 (4) 6.667% 8.956% 79.203%7.379
1997$ 0.43000 (4) 7.500%$ 0.43000 (4) 7.500% 9.026% 89.284%7.543
1998$ 0.44000 (4) 2.326%$ 0.44000 (4) 2.326% 9.372% 89.631%7.563
1999$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE 9.889% 710.138%7.421
2000$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE 10.467% 710.702%7.218
2001$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE 11.115% 711.331%6.930
2002$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE$ 0.44000 (4)NO CHANGE 11.850% 712.039%6.519
2003$ 0.46000 (4) 4.545%$ 0.46000 (4) 4.545% 12.354% 612.539%6.430
2004$ 0.54000 (4) 17.391%$ 0.54000 (4) 17.391% 12.003% 712.192%6.519
2005$ 0.62000 (4) 14.815%$ 0.62000 (4) 14.815% 11.789% 711.991%6.723
2006$ 0.74000 (4) 19.355%$ 0.74000 (4) 19.355% 11.181% 711.377%6.638
2007$ 0.86000 (4) 16.216%$ 0.86000 (4) 16.216% 10.734% 710.937%6.764
2008$ 1.00000 (4) 16.279%$ 1.00000 (4) 16.279% 10.195% 710.403%6.869
2009$ 1.00000 (4)NO CHANGE$ 1.00000 (4)NO CHANGE 11.390% 611.559%6.250
2010$ 1.08000 (4) 8.000%$ 1.08000 (4) 8.000% 11.821% 612.004%6.494
2011$ 1.36000 (4) 25.926%$ 1.36000 (4) 25.926% 9.939% 410.015%4.067
2012$ 1.52000 (4) 11.765%$ 1.52000 (4) 11.765% 9.638% 49.723%4.325
2013$ 1.68000 (4) 10.526%$ 1.68000 (4) 10.526% 9.461% 59.562%4.721
2014$ 1.96000 (4) 16.667%$ 1.96000 (4) 16.667% 7.730% 37.786%3.477
2015$ 2.20000 (4) 12.245%$ 2.20000 (4) 12.245% 6.266% 36.300%2.699
2016$ 2.28000 (4) 3.636%$ 2.28000 (4) 3.636% 7.606% 27.632%2.368
2017$ 2.40000 (4) 5.263%$ 2.40000 (4) 5.263% 10.000% 010.000%0.000
2018$ 2.64000 (4) 10.000%$ 2.64000 (4) 10.000%

What price should you pay today if you wanted last year's dividends ($ 2.64000) to represent a yield of X%?

YieldPrice
0.5%$528.00
1.0%$264.00
1.5%$176.00
2.0%$132.00
2.5%$105.60
3.0%$ 88.00
3.5%$ 75.43
4.0%$ 66.00
4.5%$ 58.67
5.0%$ 52.80
5.5%$ 48.00
6.0%$ 44.00
6.5%$ 40.62
7.0%$ 37.71
7.5%$ 35.20
8.0%$ 33.00
8.5%$ 31.06
9.0%$ 29.33
9.5%$ 27.79
10.0%$ 26.40

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