NYSE:HSY - Hershey Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio

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$112.00 +0.50 (+0.45 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$111.50
Today's Range$111.55 - $112.94
52-Week Range$89.10 - $112.94
Volume1.35 million shs
Average Volume1.20 million shs
Market Capitalization$23.35 billion
P/E Ratio20.90
Dividend Yield2.59%
Beta0.14

Dividends

Hershey (NYSE:HSY) Dividend Information

Hershey pays an annual dividend of $2.89 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.58%. HSY's most recent quarterly dividend payment was made to shareholders of record on Friday, March 15. The company has grown its dividend for the last 9 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 7.20% each year. Hershey pays out 53.92% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Most Recent Dividend:3/15/2019
Annual Dividend:$2.89
Dividend Yield:2.58%
Dividend Growth:7.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio(s):53.92% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
51.06% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
48.49% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
40.07% (Based on Cash Flow)
Track Record:9 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Most-Recent Increase:$0.0660 increase on 7/26/2018
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Hershey (NYSE:HSY)

Hershey (NYSE:HSY) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/31/2019quarterly$0.72202.74%2/21/20192/22/20193/15/2019
10/25/2018quarterly$0.72202.67%11/20/201811/21/201812/14/2018
7/26/2018quarterly$0.72203.11%8/23/20188/24/20189/14/2018
5/4/2018quarterly$0.65602.9%5/24/20185/25/20186/15/2018
2/1/2018quarterly$0.65602.65%2/22/20182/23/20183/15/2018
10/6/2017quarterly$0.65602.42%11/21/201711/22/201712/15/2017
7/26/2017quarterly$0.65602.48%8/23/20178/25/20179/15/2017
5/2/2017quarterly$0.61802.32%5/23/20175/25/20176/15/2017
2/3/2017quarterly$0.61802.31%2/22/20172/24/20173/15/2017
10/14/2016quarterly$0.61802.56%11/21/201611/23/201612/15/2016
7/28/2016quarterly$0.61802.23%8/23/20168/25/20169/15/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.58302.54%5/23/20165/25/20166/15/2016
1/28/2016quarterly$0.58302.68%2/23/20162/25/20163/15/2016
10/6/2015quarterly$0.58302.44%11/23/201511/25/201512/15/2015
8/7/2015quarterly$0.58302.54%8/21/20158/25/20159/15/2015
4/27/2015quarterly$0.53502.29%5/21/20155/26/20156/15/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.53502.09%2/23/20152/25/20153/16/2015
10/3/2014quarterly$0.53502.29%11/21/201411/25/201412/15/2014
7/24/2014quarterly$0.53502.32%8/21/20148/25/20149/15/2014
4/28/2014quarterly$0.48502.02%5/21/20145/23/20146/13/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.48501.95%2/21/20142/25/20143/14/2014
10/8/2013quarterly$0.48502.12%11/21/201311/25/201312/13/2013
7/25/2013quarterly$0.48502.07%8/21/20138/23/20139/13/2013
4/30/2013quarterly$0.421.91%5/22/20135/24/20136/14/2013
1/31/2013quarterly$0.422.1%2/21/20132/25/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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