WMB Williams Cos.

  • STOCK
  • WMB
  • Price as of: Dec 19, 05:07 PM EST
  • $46.00
  • +$1.20
  • +2.7%
  • Industry
  • Oil & gas pipelines
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WMB Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    4.96% Basic Materials Average 4.78%
  • Annual Payout
    $2.28 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    242.6% EPS $0.94
  • Dividend Growth
    4 yrs Since 2010
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DARS Rating™ Breakdown

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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
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for WMB 43.6% 20.2% 4 years
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for WMB
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

WMB Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.4375 2013 20.2%
$1.1963 2012 54.4%
Historical Dividend Data

WMB Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$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
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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  • Williams Gets Approval For New Pipeline (WMB)

    Oil and gas pipeline firm Williams (WMB) has just received approval for a new pipeline as per a vote from the board of directors. The new pipeline will transport natural gas liquids and is set to debut in 2015. Dubbed "The Blue Grass Pipeline," the transport system is set to connect the thriving Marcellus and Utica shale areas to major exporters along the Gulf Coast. The first phase of the project will be able to carry 200,000 barrels per day of natural gas liquids, while the second phase will double that capacity. Williams shares were up 25 cents, or 0.78%, at Tuesday's close. The stock is currently 17% off of its 52-week highs. The Bottom Line Shares of Williams (WMB) are currently yielding 4.42% based on Tuesday's closing price of $31.90. Williams (WMB) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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