Aflac Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio

$52.39
+0.51 (+0.98 %)
(As of 09/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$52.16
$53.05
50-Day Range
$51.35
$57.52
52-Week Range
$33.37
$57.64
Volume3.00 million shs
Average Volume3.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$35.14 billion
P/E Ratio6.33
Dividend Yield2.54%
Beta1.01

Dividend Summary

Dividend Yield
2.52%

Annual Dividend
$1.32

Dividend Increase
Track Record
39 Years

3-Year
Dividend Growth
28.74%

Dividend Payout Ratio
26.61%

Recent
Dividend Payment
Sep. 1

Dividend Payments by Month (or Quarter)

Dividend Yield Over Time


Aflac (NYSE:AFL) vs. Its Competitors

TypeAflacFinance CompaniesNYSE Companies
Annual Dividend$1.32$1.37$1.36
Dividend Yield2.52%4.57%2.83%
3 Year Dividend Growth28.74%68.77%53.94%
Track Record3923

Aflac (NYSE:AFL) Payout Ratio Breakdown

TypePayout Ratio
Based on 12 Months of Earnings26.61%
Based on Next Year's Estimates25.43%
Based on This Year's Estimates23.61%
Based on Cashflow20.31%

Aflac (NYSE:AFL) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/28/2021quarterly$0.332.45%8/17/20218/18/20219/1/2021
4/28/2021quarterly$0.332.47%5/18/20215/19/20216/1/2021
11/18/2020quarterly$0.333.06%2/16/20212/17/20213/1/2021
10/27/2020quarterly$0.283.17%11/17/202011/18/202012/1/2020
7/28/2020quarterly$0.283.09%8/18/20208/19/20209/1/2020
4/29/2020quarterly$0.282.86%5/19/20205/20/20206/1/2020
2/4/2020quarterly$0.282.15%2/18/20202/19/20203/2/2020
10/24/2019quarterly$0.272.05%11/19/201911/20/201912/2/2019
7/25/2019quarterly$0.272.01%8/20/20198/21/20199/3/2019
4/25/2019quarterly$0.272.2%5/21/20195/22/20196/3/2019
1/31/2019quarterly$0.272.25%2/19/20192/20/20193/1/2019
10/24/2018quarterly$0.262.44%11/20/201811/21/201812/3/2018
7/26/2018quarterly$0.262.34%8/21/20188/22/20189/1/2018
4/25/2018quarterly$0.262.29%5/22/20185/23/20186/1/2018
1/31/2018quarterly$0.262.38%2/20/20182/21/20183/1/2018
10/25/2017quarterly$0.22502.15%11/14/201711/15/201712/1/2017
7/27/2017quarterly$0.21502.17%8/21/20178/23/20179/1/2017
4/27/2017quarterly$0.21502.3%5/22/20175/24/20176/1/2017
1/31/2017quarterly$0.21502.56%2/13/20172/15/20173/1/2017
10/27/2016quarterly$0.21502.51%11/14/201611/16/201612/1/2016
7/28/2016quarterly$0.20502.27%8/22/20168/24/20169/1/2016
4/26/2016quarterly$0.20502.37%5/16/20165/18/20166/1/2016
2/1/2016quarterly$0.20502.86%2/11/20162/16/20163/1/2016
10/27/2015quarterly$0.20502.56%11/16/201511/18/201512/1/2015
7/28/2015quarterly$0.19502.42%8/17/20158/19/20159/1/2015
4/28/2015quarterly$0.19502.44%5/18/20155/20/20156/1/2015
2/3/2015quarterly$0.19502.56%2/12/20152/17/20153/2/2015
10/28/2014quarterly$0.19502.6%11/17/201411/19/201412/1/2014
7/29/2014quarterly$0.18502.41%8/18/20148/20/20149/2/2014
4/29/2014quarterly$0.18502.36%5/19/20145/21/20146/2/2014
2/4/2014quarterly$0.18502.4%2/12/20142/14/20143/3/2014
10/29/2013quarterly$0.18502.28%11/18/201311/20/201312/2/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.17502.27%8/19/20138/21/20139/3/2013
4/24/2013quarterly$0.17502.66%5/20/20135/22/20136/3/2013
2/5/2013quarterly$0.17502.74%2/13/20132/15/20133/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Aflac (NYSE:AFL) Dividend Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aflac's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield for Aflac (NYSE:AFL) is 2.52%. Learn more on AFL's dividend yield history

How much is Aflac's annual dividend?

The annual dividend for Aflac (NYSE:AFL) is $1.32. Learn more on AFL's dividend details

How often does Aflac pay dividends?

Aflac (NYSE:AFL) pays quarterly dividends to shareholders.

When was Aflac's most recent dividend payment?

Aflac's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.33 per share was made to shareholders on Wednesday, September 1, 2021.

Is Aflac's dividend growing?

Over the past three years, Aflac's dividend has grown by 28.74%.

What track record does Aflac have of raising its dividend?

Aflac (NYSE:AFL) has increased its dividend for the past 39 consecutive years.

When did Aflac last increase or decrease its dividend?

The most recent change in Aflac's dividend was an increase of $0.05 on Wednesday, November 18, 2020.

What is Aflac's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio for AFL is:
  • 26.61% based on the trailing year of earnings
  • 23.61% based on this year's estimates
  • 25.43% based on next year's estimates
  • 20.31% based on cash flow
This page was last updated on 9/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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