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Company: WAL-MART STORES INC (WMT)

This page shows only data up to the final business day of 2012.

Additional financial information for this company can be found at:
Total number of dividends paid: 139.

Dividend payment frequency:

FrequencyNumber of dividends
Annually0
Semi-annually0
Quarterly139
Monthly0
Irregularly0
'none'0

Current frequency is quarterly.

Dividend payment timing:

MonthNumber of dividends
January34
February0
March0
April35
May0
June10
July25
August0
September10
October25
November0
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.

YearDividends declaredIncrease from previous yearDividends paidIncrease from previous yearCompound annual growth rate to 2012 fromBumpiness to 2012 from
1978$ 0.00086$ 0.00064 25.747% 97
1979$ 0.00029DECREASE$ 0.00021DECREASE 30.909% 97
1980$ 0.00156 433.788%$ 0.00147 581.860% 24.329% 11
1981$ 0.00203 29.923%$ 0.00192 30.628% 24.131% 11
1982$ 0.00281 38.386%$ 0.00262 36.658% 23.734% 11
1983$ 0.00438 55.619%$ 0.00398 52.274% 22.851% 10
1984$ 0.00656 50.000%$ 0.00602 50.991% 21.950% 9
1985$ 0.00875 33.288%$ 0.00820 36.314% 21.448% 9
1986$ 0.01062 21.431%$ 0.01016 23.823% 21.357% 9
1987$ 0.01500 41.190%$ 0.01391 36.924% 20.773% 8
1988$ 0.02000 33.333%$ 0.01875 34.834% 20.220% 8
1989$ 0.02750 37.500%$ 0.02562 36.667% 19.551% 7
1990$ 0.03500 27.273%$ 0.03313 29.268% 19.128% 7
1991$ 0.04250 21.429%$ 0.04063 22.642% 18.963% 7
1992$ 0.05250 23.529%$ 0.05000 23.077% 18.761% 8
1993$ 0.06500 23.810%$ 0.06187 23.750% 18.504% 8
1994$ 0.08500 30.769%$ 0.08000 29.293% 17.932% 7
1995$ 0.10000 17.647%$ 0.09625 20.312% 17.793% 8
1996$ 0.10500 5.000%$ 0.10375 7.792% 18.448% 7
1997$ 0.13500 28.571%$ 0.12750 22.892% 18.157% 8
1998$ 0.15500 14.815%$ 0.15000 17.647% 18.194% 8
1999$ 0.20000 29.032%$ 0.18875 25.833% 17.626% 8
2000$ 0.24000 20.000%$ 0.23000 21.854% 17.280% 8
2001$ 0.28000 16.667%$ 0.27000 17.391% 17.270% 8
2002$ 0.30000 7.143%$ 0.29500 9.259% 18.103% 8
2003$ 0.36000 20.000%$ 0.34500 16.949% 18.232% 9
2004$ 0.52000 44.444%$ 0.48000 39.130% 15.851% 5
2005$ 0.60000 15.385%$ 0.58000 20.833% 15.156% 5
2006$ 0.67000 11.667%$ 0.65250 12.500% 15.604% 5
2007$ 0.88000 31.343%$ 0.82750 26.820% 13.483% 3
2008$ 0.95000 7.955%$ 0.93250 12.689% 13.683% 3
2009$ 1.09000 14.737%$ 1.05500 13.137% 13.865% 3
2010$ 1.21000 11.009%$ 1.18000 11.848% 14.888% 3
2011$ 1.46000 20.661%$ 1.39750 18.432% 11.449% 0
2012$ 1.19250DECREASE$ 1.55750 11.449%

Earnings per share by year:

Earnings per share are computed per calendar year, not per fiscal year.

YearEarnings per shareIncrease from previous yearCompound annual growth rate to 2012 fromBumpiness to 2012 from
1979$ 0.01050 20.573% 18
1980$ 0.01350 28.571% 20.331% 18
1981$ 0.01950 44.444% 19.624% 18
1982$ 0.02840 45.641% 18.842% 18
1983$ 0.05690 100.352% 16.721% 10
1984$ 0.05970 4.921% 17.166% 10
1985$ 0.07250 21.441% 17.011% 10
1986$ 0.09940 37.103% 16.300% 9
1987$ 0.13880 39.638% 15.452% 8
1988$ 0.18500 33.285% 14.763% 8
1989$ 0.23750 28.378% 14.205% 7
1990$ 0.28500 20.000% 13.948% 7
1991$ 0.35000 22.807% 13.543% 7
1992$ 0.43500 24.286% 13.031% 7
1993$ 0.51000 17.241% 12.813% 7
1994$ 0.58500 14.706% 12.709% 7
1995$ 0.59500 1.709% 13.392% 7
1996$ 0.66500 11.765% 13.495% 7
1997$ 0.78000 17.293% 13.246% 7
1998$ 0.99000 26.923% 12.327% 7
1999$ 1.21000 22.222% 11.600% 6
2000$ 1.41000 16.529% 11.199% 6
2001$ 1.49000 5.674% 11.715% 6
2002$ 1.80000 20.805% 10.845% 6
2003$ 2.08000 15.556% 10.334% 6
2004$ 2.41000 15.865% 9.661% 6
2005$ 2.68000 11.203% 9.442% 6
2006$ 2.71000 1.119% 10.895% 6
2007$ 3.13000 15.498% 9.996% 6
2008$ 3.40000 8.626% 10.341% 7
2009$ 3.72000 9.412% 10.653% 8
2010$ 4.48000 20.430% 6.066% 5
2011$ 4.54000 1.339% 11.013% 0
2012$ 5.04000 11.013%

What price should you pay today if you wanted last year's dividends ($ 1.55750) to represent a yield of X%?

YieldPrice
0.5%$311.50
1.0%$155.75
1.5%$103.83
2.0%$ 77.88
2.5%$ 62.30
3.0%$ 51.92
3.5%$ 44.50
4.0%$ 38.94
4.5%$ 34.61
5.0%$ 31.15
5.5%$ 28.32
6.0%$ 25.96
6.5%$ 23.96
7.0%$ 22.25
7.5%$ 20.77
8.0%$ 19.47
8.5%$ 18.32
9.0%$ 17.31
9.5%$ 16.39
10.0%$ 15.57

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