A Look at Anadarko Petroleum’s Dividend Yield Trends



Anadarko’s dividend yield

Anadarko Petroleum (APC) announced a dividend of $0.05 per share on its common stock on May 10, 2017, payable in late June. Its trailing 12-month dividend payments are $0.20 per share, translating to a trailing yield of ~0.41%.

The graph above shows how Anadarko’s dividend yield mostly followed an uptrend between 1Q14 and 1Q15. However, between 1Q15 and 1Q16, Anadarko’s dividend yield fell and then flattened. Anadarko’s dividend yield seems to have fallen after it sharply cut its dividend in 4Q14. Next, we’ll see what drives Anadarko’s stock performance.

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