NYSE:CAT - Caterpillar Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio

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$122.27 -3.71 (-2.94 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$125.98
Today's Range$121.23 - $123.97
52-Week Range$112.06 - $173.24
Volume7.74 million shs
Average Volume5.49 million shs
Market Capitalization$76.69 billion
P/E Ratio17.77
Dividend Yield2.65%
Beta1.58

Dividends

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Dividend Information

Caterpillar pays an annual dividend of $3.44 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.81%. CAT's most recent quarterly dividend payment was made to shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 20. The company has grown its dividend for the last 8 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 6.00% each year. Caterpillar pays out 50.00% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Next Dividend:11/20/2018
Annual Dividend:$3.44
Dividend Yield:2.81%
Dividend Growth:6.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio(s):50.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
29.55% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
26.96% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
31.09% (Based on Cash Flow)
Track Record:8 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Most-Recent Increase:$0.08 increase on 6/13/2018
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/10/2018quarterly$0.862.38%10/19/201810/22/201811/20/2018
6/13/2018quarterly$0.862.22%7/19/20187/20/20188/20/2018
4/11/2018quarterly$0.782.11%4/20/20184/23/20185/19/2018
12/13/2017quarterly$0.782.13%1/19/20181/22/20182/20/2018
10/11/2017quarterly$0.782.4%10/20/201710/23/201711/20/2017
6/14/2017quarterly$0.782.93%7/18/20177/20/20178/19/2017
4/12/2017quarterly$0.773.31%4/20/20174/24/20175/20/2017
12/14/2016quarterly$0.773.26%1/18/20171/20/20172/18/2017
10/12/2016quarterly$0.773.54%10/20/201610/24/201611/19/2016
6/8/2016quarterly$0.773.99%7/18/20167/20/20168/20/2016
4/13/2016quarterly$0.773.9%4/21/20164/25/20165/20/2016
12/9/2015quarterly$0.774.64%1/15/20161/20/20162/20/2016
10/14/2015quarterly$0.774.35%10/22/201510/26/201511/20/2015
6/10/2015quarterly$0.773.49%7/16/20157/20/20158/20/2015
4/8/2015quarterly$0.703.47%4/16/20154/20/20155/20/2015
12/10/2014quarterly$0.703.02%1/15/20151/20/20152/20/2015
10/8/2014quarterly$0.702.99%10/16/201410/20/201411/20/2014
6/11/2014quarterly$0.702.63%7/17/20147/21/20148/20/2014
4/9/2014quarterly$0.602.35%4/16/20144/21/20145/20/2014
12/11/2013quarterly$0.602.8%1/16/20141/21/20142/20/2014
10/9/2013quarterly$0.602.83%10/17/201310/21/201311/20/2013
6/12/2013quarterly$0.602.82%7/18/20137/22/20138/20/2013
4/10/2013quarterly$0.522.43%4/18/20134/22/20135/20/2013
12/12/2012quarterly$0.522.35%12/20/201212/24/201212/31/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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