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Company: UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP (UTX)

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: 168.

Dividend payment frequency:

FrequencyNumber of dividends
Annually0
Semi-annually0
Quarterly168
Monthly0
Irregularly0
'none'0

Current frequency is quarterly.

Dividend payment timing:

MonthNumber of dividends
January0
February0
March42
April0
May0
June42
July0
August0
September42
October0
November0
December42

Cancellations/Discontinuations/Omissions:

StatusNumber
Cancelled0
Discontinued0
Omitted0

Dividends per share by year:

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 paidIncrease from previous yearCompound annual growth rate to 2018 fromBumpiness to 2018 fromMean to 2018 fromStandard deviation to 2018 from
1977$ 0.10312 (4) 8.418% 68.598%6.317
1978$ 0.12500 (4) 21.212% 8.116% 68.283%6.068
1979$ 0.13750 (4) 10.000% 8.068% 68.239%6.139
1980$ 0.13750 (4)NO CHANGE 8.289% 68.456%6.070
1981$ 0.15000 (4) 9.091% 8.268% 68.439%6.151
1982$ 0.15000 (4)NO CHANGE 8.507% 68.673%6.070
1983$ 0.15937 (4) 6.250% 8.572% 68.742%6.142
1984$ 0.17188 (4) 7.843% 8.594% 68.769%6.230
1985$ 0.17500 (4) 1.818% 8.806% 68.979%6.203
1986$ 0.17500 (4)NO CHANGE 9.093% 69.260%6.090
1987$ 0.17500 (4)NO CHANGE 9.400% 69.558%5.952
1988$ 0.19375 (4) 10.714% 9.356% 69.520%6.046
1989$ 0.20000 (4) 3.226% 9.574% 69.737%6.034
1990$ 0.22500 (4) 12.500% 9.471% 69.638%6.118
1991$ 0.22500 (4)NO CHANGE 9.838% 69.995%5.937
1992$ 0.22500 (4)NO CHANGE 10.236% 610.380%5.710
1993$ 0.22500 (4)NO CHANGE 10.666% 510.795%5.425
1994$ 0.23750 (4) 5.556% 10.884% 511.013%5.428
1995$ 0.25625 (4) 7.895% 11.016% 611.149%5.505
1996$ 0.27500 (4) 7.317% 11.187% 611.323%5.566
1997$ 0.31000 (4) 12.727% 11.115% 611.256%5.689
1998$ 0.34750 (4) 12.097% 11.066% 611.214%5.826
1999$ 0.38000 (4) 9.353% 11.157% 611.312%5.961
2000$ 0.41250 (4) 8.553% 11.303% 611.465%6.088
2001$ 0.45000 (4) 9.091% 11.435% 611.605%6.237
2002$ 0.49000 (4) 8.889% 11.596% 611.775%6.390
2003$ 0.56750 (4) 15.816% 11.320% 711.505%6.511
2004$ 0.70000 (4) 23.348% 10.507% 610.659%5.890
2005$ 0.88000 (4) 25.714% 9.416% 49.501%4.311
2006$ 1.01500 (4) 15.341% 8.937% 49.015%4.130
2007$ 1.17000 (4) 15.271% 8.378% 48.446%3.837
2008$ 1.34500 (4) 14.957% 7.742% 37.795%3.396
2009$ 1.54000 (4) 14.498% 7.016% 37.050%2.696
2010$ 1.70000 (4) 10.390% 6.601% 36.633%2.571
2011$ 1.86500 (4) 9.706% 6.165% 26.194%2.452
2012$ 2.03000 (4) 8.847% 5.725% 25.751%2.375
2013$ 2.19500 (4) 8.128% 5.250% 25.276%2.327
2014$ 2.36000 (4) 7.517% 4.691% 24.716%2.280
2015$ 2.56000 (4) 8.475% 3.460% 13.463%0.809
2016$ 2.62000 (4) 2.344% 4.022% 04.022%0.206
2017$ 2.72000 (4) 3.817% 4.228% 04.228%0.000
2018$ 2.83500 (4) 4.228%

What price should you pay today if you wanted last year's dividends ($ 2.83500) to represent a yield of X%?

YieldPrice
0.5%$567.00
1.0%$283.50
1.5%$189.00
2.0%$141.75
2.5%$113.40
3.0%$ 94.50
3.5%$ 81.00
4.0%$ 70.87
4.5%$ 63.00
5.0%$ 56.70
5.5%$ 51.55
6.0%$ 47.25
6.5%$ 43.62
7.0%$ 40.50
7.5%$ 37.80
8.0%$ 35.44
8.5%$ 33.35
9.0%$ 31.50
9.5%$ 29.84
10.0%$ 28.35

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