3M Dividends


USD 129.04  1.04  0.81%   

The value of Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions is expected to pull down to about (3.7 B). The value of Dividend Yield is estimated to pull down to 0.0327. 3M's past performance could be the main factor of why investors trade 3M Company stock today. Investors should clearly understand every aspect of the 3M dividend schedule, including its future sustainability, and how it might impact an overall investment strategy. This tool is helpful to digest 3M's dividend schedule and payout information. 3M Company dividends can also provide a clue to the current valuation of 3M.
Investing in stocks that pay dividends is one of many strategies that are good for long-term investments. Ex-dividend dates are significant because investors in 3M must own a stock before its ex-dividend date to receive its next dividend.
Last ReportedProjected for 2022
Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions-3.4 B-3.7 B
Dividend Yield 0.033  0.0327 
Dividends per Basic Common Share 5.92  5.58 
One of the primary advantages of investing in dividend-paying companies such as 3M is that dividends usually grow steadily over time. As a result, well-established companies that pay dividends typically increase their dividend payouts yearly, which many long-term traders find attractive.

3M Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions Over Time

Today, most investors in 3M Stock are looking for potential investment opportunities by analyzing not only static indicators but also various 3M's growth ratios. Consistent increases or decreases in fundamental ratios usually indicate a possible pattern that can be successfully translated into profits. However, when comparing two companies, knowing each company's payment of dividends and other cash distributions growth rates may not be enough to decide which company is a better investment. That's why investors frequently use a static breakdown of 3M payment of dividends and other cash distributions as a starting point in their analysis.
A component of Net Cash Flow from Financing representing dividends and dividend equivalents paid on common stock and restricted stock units.
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3M Historical Dividend Yield Growth

A solid dividend growth pattern of 3M could indicate future dividend growth is likely, which can signal long-term profitability for 3M Company. When investors calculate the dividend yield growth rate, they can use any interval of time they wish. They may also calculate the dividend yield growth rate using the least-squares method or simply take an annualized figure over a given time period.
Dividend Yield is 3M Company dividend as a percentage of 3M stock price. 3M Company dividend yield is a measure of 3M stock productivity, which can be interpreted as interest rate earned on an 3M investment. Dividend Yield measures the ratio between a company's Dividends per Basic Common Share and its [Price].
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Recent 3M Dividends Paid (per share)

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3M Expected Dividend Income Per Share

Dividend payment represents part of 3M's profit that is distributed to its stockholders. It is considered income for that tax year rather than a capital gain. In other words, a dividend is a prize given to shareholders for investing in 3M. 3M's board of directors can pay out dividends at a planned frequency, such as monthly or quarterly.
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3M Company expected dividend income per share adjusted for ongoing price standard deviation

3M Past Distributions to stockholders

A dividend is the distribution of a portion of 3M earnings, decided and managed by the 3Ms board of directors and paid to a class of its shareholders. Note, announcements of dividend payouts are generally accompanied by a proportional increase or decrease in a company's stock price. 3M dividend payments follow a chronological order of events, and the associated dates are important to determine the shareholders who qualify for receiving the dividend payment.
Is 3M's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of 3M. If investors know 3M will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about 3M listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
Market Capitalization
70.8 B
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
Return On Assets
Return On Equity
The market value of 3M Company is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of 3M that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of 3M's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is 3M's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because 3M's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect 3M's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between 3M's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine 3M value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, 3M's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.

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