NASDAQ:GILD - Gilead Sciences Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $67.88 -0.64 (-0.93 %) (As of 01/16/2019 11:47 AM ET)Previous Close$68.52Today's Range$67.86 - $68.8752-Week Range$60.32 - $89.54Volume1.52 million shsAverage Volume8.10 million shsMarket Capitalization$87.00 billionP/E Ratio7.93Dividend Yield3.39%Beta1.06 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Dividends Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) Dividend InformationGilead Sciences pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share, with a dividend yield of 3.36%. GILD's most recent quarterly dividend payment was made to shareholders of record on Friday, December 28. The company has grown its dividend for the last 3 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 20.90% each year. Gilead Sciences pays out 26.64% of its earnings out as a dividend. Most Recent Dividend:12/28/2018Annual Dividend:$2.28Dividend Yield:3.36%Dividend Growth:20.90% (3 Year Average)Payout Ratio(s):26.64% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) 35.40% (Based on This Year's Estimates)31.54% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)23.48% (Based on Cash Flow)Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend GrowthFrequency:Quarterly DividendMost-Recent Increase:$0.05 increase on 2/6/2018Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) Dividend History by QuarterAnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date10/25/2018quarterly$0.573.32%12/13/201812/14/201812/28/20187/25/2018quarterly$0.572.96%9/13/20189/14/20189/27/20185/1/2018quarterly$0.573.14%6/14/20186/15/20186/28/20182/6/2018quarterly$0.573.02%3/15/20183/16/20183/29/201810/26/2017quarterly$0.522.7%12/14/201712/15/201712/28/20177/26/2017quarterly$0.522.78%9/14/20179/15/20179/28/20175/2/2017quarterly$0.523.09%6/14/20176/16/20176/29/20172/7/2017quarterly$0.523.11%3/14/20173/16/20173/30/201711/1/2016quarterly$0.472.59%12/13/201612/15/201612/29/20167/25/2016quarterly$0.472.32%9/14/20169/16/20169/29/20164/28/2016quarterly$0.472.13%6/14/20166/16/20166/29/20162/2/2016quarterly$0.431.99%3/14/20163/16/20163/30/201610/27/2015quarterly$0.431.59%12/14/201512/16/201512/30/20157/28/2015quarterly$0.431.49%9/14/20159/16/20159/29/20154/30/2015quarterly$0.436/12/20156/16/20156/29/2015(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward) This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Can individual investors take part in an IPO?