DRI Darden Restaurants

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  • DRI
  • Price as of: Sep 03, 11:02 PM EDT
  • $69.21
  • +$0.25
  • +0.4%
  • Industry
  • Restaurants
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DRI Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    3.18% Services Average 2.88%
  • Annual Payout
    $2.20 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    70.3% EPS $3.13
  • Dividend Growth
    7 yrs Since 2008
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DARS Rating™ Breakdown

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Relative Strength Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking 1 year return is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Yield is better than Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

DRI 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 DRI 13.6% 4.8% 7 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

DRI Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.2000 2014 4.8%
$2.1000 2013 12.9%
Historical Dividend Data

DRI Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.5500 2015-06-18 2015-07-08 2015-07-10 2015-08-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2015-03-20 2015-04-08 2015-04-10 2015-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2014-12-16 2015-01-07 2015-01-09 2015-02-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2014-09-12 2014-10-08 2014-10-10 2014-11-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2014-06-20 2014-07-08 2014-07-10 2014-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2014-03-21 2014-04-08 2014-04-10 2014-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2013-12-18 2014-01-08 2014-01-10 2014-02-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2013-09-20 2013-10-08 2013-10-10 2013-11-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2013-06-20 2013-07-08 2013-07-10 2013-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2013-03-22 2013-04-08 2013-04-10 2013-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2012-12-19 2013-01-08 2013-01-10 2013-02-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2012-09-21 2012-10-05 2012-10-10 2012-11-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2012-06-22 2012-07-06 2012-07-10 2012-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4300 2012-03-23 2012-04-05 2012-04-10 2012-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4300 2011-12-16 2012-01-06 2012-01-10 2012-02-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4300 2011-09-28 2011-10-06 2011-10-11 2011-11-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4300 2011-06-30 2011-07-07 2011-07-11 2011-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2011-03-24 2011-04-06 2011-04-08 2011-05-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2010-12-20 2011-01-06 2011-01-10 2011-02-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2010-09-21 2010-10-06 2010-10-08 2010-11-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2010-06-23 2010-07-07 2010-07-09 2010-08-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2010-03-23 2010-04-07 2010-04-09 2010-05-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2009-12-17 2010-01-06 2010-01-08 2010-02-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2009-09-29 2009-10-07 2009-10-09 2009-11-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2009-06-23 2009-07-08 2009-07-10 2009-08-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2009-03-17 2009-04-07 2009-04-10 2009-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2008-12-18 2009-01-07 2009-01-09 2009-02-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2008-09-16 2008-10-08 2008-10-10 2008-11-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2008-06-24 2008-07-08 2008-07-10 2008-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2008-03-18 2008-04-08 2008-04-10 2008-05-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2007-12-18 2008-01-08 2008-01-10 2008-02-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2007-09-18 2007-10-05 2007-10-10 2007-11-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2007-06-19 2007-07-06 2007-07-10 2007-08-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2300 2007-03-20 2007-04-05 2007-04-10 2007-05-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.2300 2006-09-19 2006-10-05 2006-10-10 2006-11-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.2000 2006-03-21 2006-04-06 2006-04-10 2006-05-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.2000 2005-09-22 2005-10-05 2005-10-10 2005-11-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0400 2005-03-23 2005-04-06 2005-04-08 2005-05-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0400 2004-09-28 2004-10-06 2004-10-08 2004-11-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0400 2004-03-25 2004-04-06 2004-04-09 2004-05-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0400 2003-09-24 2003-10-08 2003-10-10 2003-11-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0400 2003-03-20 2003-04-08 2003-04-10 2003-05-01 Yes Regular Semi Annual
$0.0400 2002-09-18 2002-10-08 2002-10-10 2002-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 2002-03-21 2002-04-08 2002-04-10 2002-05-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
3-for-2 2002-03-21 2002-05-02 2002-04-10 2002-05-01 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0267 2001-09-20 2001-10-05 2001-10-10 2001-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 2001-03-21 2001-04-06 2001-04-10 2001-05-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 2000-09-20 2000-10-05 2000-10-10 2000-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 2000-03-30 2000-04-06 2000-04-10 2000-05-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1999-09-23 1999-10-06 1999-10-11 1999-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1999-03-25 1999-04-07 1999-04-09 1999-05-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1998-09-30 1998-10-07 1998-10-09 1998-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1998-03-27 1998-04-07 1998-04-10 1998-05-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1997-09-26 1997-10-08 1997-10-10 1997-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1997-03-11 1997-04-08 1997-04-10 1997-05-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1996-10-02 1996-10-08 1996-10-10 1996-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1995-09-15 1996-04-08 1996-04-10 1996-05-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
$0.0267 1995-09-15 1995-10-05 1995-10-10 1995-11-01 Unknown Regular Semi Annual
Company Profile

DRI Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Services
Industry: Restaurants

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) owns and operates nearly 1,900 casual dining restaurants in the United States and Canada. Its famous restaurant chains include Red Lobster, Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Bahama Breeze, and Seasons 52. Darden was founded in 1968 and is based in Orlando, Florida. Darden Restaurants is largely affected by its ability to maintain its restaurants’ positive reputation in the eyes of its customers. As well, Darden Restaurants operates in a highly competitive industry, and insufficient focus on the competition may hinder it. Darden Restaurants has been paying dividends since 1995, and has been increasing its dividend annually since 2005. Darden pays its dividends quarterly.

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