NYSE:NVO - Novo Nordisk A/S Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $51.56 +0.84 (+1.66 %) (As of 03/26/2019 06:33 AM ET)Previous Close$50.72Today's Range$50.92 - $51.5952-Week Range$41.23 - $52.83Volume1.52 million shsAverage Volume1.17 million shsMarket Capitalization$125.99 billionP/E Ratio20.46Dividend Yield2.23%Beta0.59 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Dividends Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) Dividend InformationNovo Nordisk A/S pays an annual dividend of $1.13 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.19%. NVO's most recent special dividend payment was made to shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 28. Novo Nordisk A/S pays out 44.84% of its earnings out as a dividend. Most Recent Dividend:8/28/2018Annual Dividend:$1.13Dividend Yield:2.19%Dividend Growth:19.30% (3 Year Average)Payout Ratio(s):44.84% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) 44.31% (Based on This Year's Estimates)39.51% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)40.41% (Based on Cash Flow)Most-Recent Decrease:$0.3449 decrease on 8/9/2018Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) Dividend History by QuarterAnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date8/9/2018special$0.46691.72%8/17/20188/20/20188/28/20182/5/2018special$0.81170.96%3/23/20183/26/20184/3/20188/9/2017annual$0.33601.07%8/18/20178/21/20178/29/20172/7/2017annual$0.66341.99%3/23/20173/27/20174/4/20178/8/2016$0.32608/11/20168/15/20168/23/20162/16/2016Annual$0.70403/18/20163/22/20163/30/20163/17/2014annual$0.83901.83%3/21/20143/25/20144/2/20142/27/2013annual$3.18381.81%3/21/20133/25/20134/2/2013(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward) This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a front-end load?