In 2014, W Co had a dividend yield ratio of

In 2014, W Co had a dividend yield ratio of 0.3% and J.C. Co. reported a yield of 6.9%. What is the most likely reason for W Co.'s relatively low dividend yield in comparison to J.C. Co.'s ratio?

A. W Co is paying little in dividends because it continues to grow through the expansion of store locations financed by operations.

B. W Co does not generate sufficient cash from operations to be able to pay a dividend

C. W Co does not generate sufficient operating profit to support declaring a dividend.

D. W Co does not have sufficient retained earnings to support declaring a dividend