Dividend per Share


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Dividend per Share

The portion of a publicly-traded company's earnings distributed to shareholders divided by the total number of shares outstanding. The dividends per share formula determines how much each investor receives each time a dividend payment is made. For example, if a company declares a $0.35 dividend per share and one owns 1,000 shares, one receives $350 in dividends.
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