Dividend Growth of Signet Jewelers Limited(SIG)

Signet Jewelers Limited(SIG) is having a Dividend Yield of 1.38% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $1.04. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.26. Signet Jewelers Limited has a 5 year average dividend yield of 0.83% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $1.04. Signet Jewelers Limited(SIG) formally announced its most recent dividend on January 11, 2017 with a Dividend per share of $0.26. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $1.04. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 1.38%. Signet Jewelers Limited(SIG) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.15 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.14. Companys change in pay out ratio when compared to the last 5 years average pay out ratio has been 0.01. The 5 year historical dividend growth of Signet Jewelers Limited(SIG) is at the rate of 22.34% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.96. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.

Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 2.61% or 1.97 points. After the session commenced at $75.1, the stock reached the higher end at $75.78 while it hit a low of $73.3322. With the volume soaring to 874,754 shares, the last trade was called at $73.48. The company has a 52-week high of $125.45. The company has a market cap of $5,113 million and there are 69,580,711 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $70.79. Signet Jewelers Limited has lost 0.19% in the last five trading days and dropped 10.14% in the last 4 weeks. Signet Jewelers Limited has dropped 17.73% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -21.8%.

Currently the company Insiders own 0.36% of Signet Jewelers Limited shares according to the proxy statements. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jul 25, 2016, Thomas G Plaskett (director) purchased 300 shares at 88.88 per share price.On Jul 20, 2016, Sebastian Hobbs (Managing Director, UK) purchased 500 shares at 91.72 per share price.On Jul 20, 2016, Helen Mccluskey (director) purchased 1,000 shares at 89.91 per share price.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Signet Jewelers Ltd. was Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jan 12, 2017 to Outperform, Lowers Price Target to $ 92 from a previous price target of $100 .

Signet Jewelers Ltd. Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 22, 2016. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.10. Analyst had a consensus of $0.20. The company had revenue of $1186.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1176.78 million. The companys revenue was down -2.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.33 EPS.

Signet Jewelers Ltd. is engaged in retailing of jewelry, watches and associated services. The company operates primarily in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and the Channel Islands. Signet Jewelers Ltd., formerly known as Signet Group PLC, is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.


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