NYSE:NVS - Novartis Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $89.88 +0.86 (+0.97 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$89.88Today's Range$89.07 - $89.9952-Week Range$72.30 - $92.39Volume2.35 million shsAverage Volume2.11 million shsMarket Capitalization$207.62 billionP/E Ratio17.66Dividend Yield2.15%Beta0.69 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Dividends Novartis (NYSE:NVS) Dividend InformationNovartis pays an annual dividend of $1.91 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.13%. NVS's next annual dividend payment will be made to shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 13. Novartis pays out 37.52% of its earnings out as a dividend. Next Dividend:3/13/2019Annual Dividend:$1.91Dividend Yield:2.13%Dividend Growth:3.30% (3 Year Average)Payout Ratio(s):37.52% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) 35.17% (Based on This Year's Estimates)31.78% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)23.16% (Based on Cash Flow)Most-Recent Increase:$0.5376 increase on 1/31/2019Novartis (NYSE:NVS) Dividend History by QuarterAnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date1/31/2019annual$2.86463.27%3/4/20193/5/20193/13/20191/27/2017Annual$2.32703/1/20173/3/20173/3/20172/1/2016Annual$2.342/24/20162/26/20162/26/20162/4/2014annual$2.71863.48%2/27/20143/3/20143/11/20142/11/2013annual$2.533.71%2/26/20132/28/20134/5/2013(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward) This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is a lock-up period needed for an IPO?