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1

What is the formula for dividends per share

Total dividends paid / number of shares in issue

2

What is the formula for dividend yield

dividends per share (pence) / share price (pence)

3

What is the formula for earnings per share

Yearly profit / number of shares issued

4

What does the earnings per share ratio show

It shows how much profit each share has earned over the past year

5

What is the formula for price earnings ratio

Market price of share / earnings per share

6

What is the formula for dividend cover

Profit after tax / dividends paid

7

What are the names of the 5 shareholder calculations you need to know

1. Dividend per share
2. Dividend yield
3. Earnings per share
4. Price earnings ratio
5. Dividend cover

8

What formula is - total dividends paid / number of shares in issue

Dividends per share calculation

9

What calculation is - dividend per share (pence) / share price (pence)

Dividend yield calculation

10

What calculation is - yearly profit / number of shares issued

Earnings per share calculation

11

What calculation is - market price of share / earnings per share

Price earnings ratio

12

What calculation is - profit after tax / dividends paid

Dividend cover calculation