SYMC Symantec Corporation

  • SYMC
  • Price as of: Dec 02, 06:55 PM EST
  • $23.51
  • -$0.25
  • -1.1%
  • Industry
  • Security software & services

SYMC Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    1.28% Technology Average 2.34%
  • Annualized Payout
    $0.30 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    34.1% EPS $0.88
  • Dividend Growth
    No Payout Increase Last Year
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Metric SYMC Rank SYMC Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength 1 year return is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is at par with 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

SYMC Dividend Growth History

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Last 5 Yrs
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NA% 0.0% No Payout Increase Last Year
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

SYMC Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.6000 2015 0.0%
$0.6000 2014 33.3%
Historical Dividend Data

SYMC Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.0750 2016-11-03 2016-11-17 2016-11-21 2016-12-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2016-08-04 2016-08-18 2016-08-22 2016-09-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0750 2016-05-12 2016-06-06 2016-06-08 2016-06-22 Yes Regular Quarter
$4.0000 2016-02-04 2016-03-04 2016-03-08 2016-03-22 Yes Special N/A
$0.1500 2016-02-04 2016-02-18 2016-02-22 2016-03-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2015-11-05 2015-11-19 2015-11-23 2015-12-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2015-08-11 2015-08-24 2015-08-26 2015-09-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2015-05-14 2015-06-08 2015-06-10 2015-06-24 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2015-02-05 2015-02-24 2015-02-26 2015-03-18 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2014-11-05 2014-11-20 2014-11-24 2014-12-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2014-08-06 2014-08-25 2014-08-27 2014-09-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2014-05-08 2014-06-06 2014-06-10 2014-06-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2014-01-29 2014-02-20 2014-02-24 2014-03-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2013-10-23 2013-11-21 2013-11-25 2013-12-18 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2013-07-30 2013-08-22 2013-08-26 2013-09-18 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2013-05-07 2013-06-17 2013-06-19 2013-06-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 2004-10-20 2004-12-01 2004-11-11 2004-11-30 NM Stock Split NM
2-for-1 2003-10-22 2003-11-20 2003-11-05 2003-11-19 NM Stock Split NM
2-for-1 2001-12-17 2002-02-01 2002-01-17 2002-01-31 NM Stock Split NM

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Company Profile

SYMC Company Profile

Exchange: NASDAQ
Sector: Technology

Symantec Corporation (SYMC} is a provider of security, storage, and systems management solutions for consumers and businesses that help store information. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.

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    Symantec (SYMC ) reported Q1 EPS of $0.40, $0.03 worse than the analyst estimate of $0.43.


    Revenue for the quarter came in at $1.5 billion, versus the consensus estimate of $1.53 billion.


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