WMB Williams Cos.

  • STOCK
  • WMB
  • Price as of: Dec 07, 04:04 PM EST
  • $31.60
  • +$0.21
  • +0.7%
  • Industry
  • Oil & gas pipelines
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WMB Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    2.53% Basic Materials Average 2.70%
  • Annualized Payout
    $0.80 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    127.0% EPS $0.63
  • Dividend Growth
    6 yrs Since 2010
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WMB Upcoming Dividend Payouts

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Metric WMB Rank WMB Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is better than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth EPS growth is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

WMB Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
27.0% 25.2% 6 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

WMB Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.4500 2015 25.2%
$1.9575 2014 36.2%
Historical Dividend Data

WMB Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.2000 2016-11-22 2016-12-07 2016-12-09 2016-12-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2016-08-19 2016-09-07 2016-09-09 2016-09-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6400 2016-06-08 2016-06-16 2016-06-20 2016-06-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6400 2016-03-03 2016-03-10 2016-03-14 2016-03-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6400 2015-11-19 2015-12-09 2015-12-11 2015-12-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6400 2015-09-11 2015-09-22 2015-09-24 2015-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5900 2015-05-21 2015-06-10 2015-06-12 2015-06-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5800 2015-02-11 2015-03-11 2015-03-13 2015-03-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5700 2014-11-18 2014-12-10 2014-12-12 2014-12-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5600 2014-08-21 2014-09-10 2014-09-12 2014-09-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4250 2014-05-22 2014-06-11 2014-06-13 2014-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4025 2014-01-23 2014-03-12 2014-03-14 2014-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3800 2013-11-21 2013-12-11 2013-12-13 2013-12-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3663 2013-08-21 2013-09-11 2013-09-13 2013-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3525 2013-05-16 2013-06-05 2013-06-07 2013-06-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3388 2013-01-17 2013-03-06 2013-03-08 2013-03-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3250 2012-10-15 2012-12-05 2012-12-07 2012-12-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3125 2012-07-19 2012-08-22 2012-08-24 2012-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2012-05-17 2012-06-06 2012-06-08 2012-06-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2588 2012-01-19 2012-03-07 2012-03-09 2012-03-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0000 2011-12-01 2012-01-03 2011-12-14 2011-12-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2011-11-17 2011-12-07 2011-12-09 2011-12-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2011-07-20 2011-08-24 2011-08-26 2011-09-12 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2011-04-26 2011-06-08 2011-06-10 2011-06-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2011-01-20 2011-03-09 2011-03-11 2011-03-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2010-11-18 2010-12-08 2010-12-10 2010-12-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2010-07-14 2010-08-25 2010-08-27 2010-09-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2010-04-27 2010-06-09 2010-06-11 2010-06-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2010-01-21 2010-03-10 2010-03-12 2010-03-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2009-11-19 2009-12-09 2009-12-11 2009-12-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2009-07-14 2009-08-26 2009-08-28 2009-09-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2009-05-21 2009-06-10 2009-06-12 2009-06-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2009-01-22 2009-03-11 2009-03-13 2009-03-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2008-11-20 2008-12-10 2008-12-12 2008-12-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2008-07-17 2008-08-20 2008-08-22 2008-09-08 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2008-05-15 2008-06-11 2008-06-13 2008-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2008-01-25 2008-03-12 2008-03-14 2008-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2007-11-15 2007-12-12 2007-12-14 2007-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2007-07-19 2007-08-22 2007-08-24 2007-09-10 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2007-04-10 2007-05-23 2007-05-25 2007-06-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2007-01-29 2007-03-07 2007-03-09 2007-03-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2006-11-15 2006-12-06 2006-12-08 2006-12-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2006-07-20 2006-08-23 2006-08-25 2006-09-11 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2006-05-18 2006-06-07 2006-06-09 2006-06-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2006-01-27 2006-03-08 2006-03-10 2006-03-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2005-11-17 2005-12-07 2005-12-09 2005-12-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2005-07-20 2005-08-24 2005-08-26 2005-09-12 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2005-05-19 2005-06-08 2005-06-10 2005-06-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2005-01-28 2005-03-09 2005-03-11 2005-03-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2004-11-17 2004-12-08 2004-12-10 2004-12-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2004-07-16 2004-08-25 2004-08-27 2004-09-13 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2004-05-20 2004-06-09 2004-06-11 2004-06-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2004-01-23 2004-03-10 2004-03-12 2004-03-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2003-11-20 2003-12-10 2003-12-12 2003-12-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2003-07-16 2003-08-20 2003-08-22 2003-09-08 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2003-05-16 2003-06-11 2003-06-13 2003-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2003-01-27 2003-03-12 2003-03-14 2003-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2002-11-21 2002-12-11 2002-12-13 2002-12-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0100 2002-07-23 2002-08-21 2002-08-23 2002-09-09 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2002-05-16 2002-06-05 2002-06-07 2002-06-24 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2002-01-21 2002-03-13 2002-03-15 2002-03-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2001-11-15 2001-12-12 2001-12-14 2001-12-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2001-07-23 2001-08-22 2001-08-24 2001-09-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2001-05-21 2001-06-06 2001-06-08 2001-06-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2001-01-22 2001-03-07 2001-03-09 2001-03-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2000-11-16 2000-12-06 2000-12-08 2000-12-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2000-07-24 2000-08-23 2000-08-25 2000-09-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2000-05-19 2000-06-07 2000-06-09 2000-06-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2000-01-24 2000-03-08 2000-03-10 2000-03-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1999-12-08 1999-12-10 1999-12-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1999-07-26 1999-08-25 1999-08-27 1999-09-13 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1999-05-20 1999-06-09 1999-06-11 1999-06-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1999-01-25 1999-03-10 1999-03-12 1999-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1998-11-20 1998-12-09 1998-12-11 1998-12-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1998-07-27 1998-08-26 1998-08-28 1998-09-14 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1998-05-21 1998-06-03 1998-06-05 1998-06-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1998-01-26 1998-03-12 1998-03-16 1998-03-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 1997-11-24 1997-12-03 1997-12-05 1997-12-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 1997-11-24 1997-12-30 1997-12-05 1997-12-29 NM Stock Split NM
$0.1300 1997-07-28 1997-08-20 1997-08-22 1997-09-15 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1300 1997-05-15 1997-05-28 1997-05-30 1997-06-23 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0867 1997-01-27 1997-03-05 1997-03-07 1997-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1300 1996-11-21 1996-12-04 1996-12-06 1996-12-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
3-for-2 1996-11-21 1996-12-31 1996-12-06 1996-12-30 NM Stock Split NM
$0.1133 1996-07-22 1996-08-21 1996-08-23 1996-09-16 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1133 1996-05-16 1996-05-29 1996-05-31 1996-06-24 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1133 1996-01-22 1996-02-28 1996-03-01 1996-03-25 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1995-11-16 1995-11-29 1995-12-01 1995-12-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1995-07-24 1995-08-23 1995-08-25 1995-09-18 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1995-05-18 1995-05-26 1995-06-02 1995-06-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1995-01-23 1995-02-27 1995-03-03 1995-03-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1994-09-15 1994-11-28 1994-12-02 1994-12-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1994-07-25 1994-08-22 1994-08-26 1994-09-19 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1994-05-06 1994-05-27 1994-06-03 1994-06-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0350 1994-01-24 1994-02-28 1994-03-04 1994-03-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0350 1993-09-20 1993-11-29 1993-12-03 1993-12-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 1993-09-20 1993-11-08 1993-10-08 1993-11-05 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0633 1993-07-09 1993-08-23 1993-08-27 1993-09-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0633 1993-05-05 1993-05-24 1993-05-28 1993-06-21 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0633 1993-01-25 1993-03-08 1993-03-12 1993-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter

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Company Profile

WMB Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Basic Materials

Williams Co.- (WMB)-engages in the production, gathering, processing, and transportation of natural gas in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Exploration and Production, Gas Pipeline, Midstream Gas and Liquids, and Gas Marketing Services. As of December 31, 2007, The Williams Companies had proved natural gas reserves of 4,143 billion cubic feet of gas equivalent. The company was founded in 1908 and is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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