NYSE:VZ - Verizon Communications Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio

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$55.44 +0.28 (+0.51 %)
(As of 02/20/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$55.16
Today's Range$54.85 - $55.66
52-Week Range$46.08 - $61.58
Volume12.27 million shs
Average Volume16.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$228.85 billion
P/E Ratio11.77
Dividend Yield4.37%
Beta0.48

Dividends

Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) Dividend Information

Verizon Communications pays an annual dividend of $2.41 per share, with a dividend yield of 4.35%. VZ's most recent quarterly dividend payment was made to shareholders of record on Friday, February 1. The company has grown its dividend for the last 12 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 2.30% each year. Verizon Communications pays out 51.17% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Most Recent Dividend:2/1/2019
Annual Dividend:$2.41
Dividend Yield:4.35%
Dividend Growth:2.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio(s):51.17% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
51.72% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
50.52% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
26.52% (Based on Cash Flow)
Track Record:12 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Most-Recent Increase:$0.0125 increase on 9/6/2018
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ)

Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/6/2018quarterly$0.60254.21%1/9/20191/10/20192/1/2019
9/6/2018quarterly$0.60254.45%10/9/201810/10/201811/1/2018
6/7/2018quarterly$0.594.8%7/9/20187/10/20188/1/2018
3/6/2018quarterly$0.594.82716301902229%4/9/20184/10/20185/1/2018
12/7/2017quarterly$0.594.62%1/9/20181/10/20182/1/2018
9/7/2017quarterly$0.595.12%10/6/201710/10/201711/1/2017
6/1/2017quarterly$0.57754.97%7/6/20177/10/20178/1/2017
3/3/2017quarterly$0.57754.62%4/6/20174/10/20175/1/2017
12/1/2016quarterly$0.57754.64%1/6/20171/10/20172/1/2017
9/1/2016quarterly$0.01254.37%10/5/201610/7/201611/1/2016
6/2/2016quarterly$0.56504.44%7/6/20167/8/20168/1/2016
3/4/2016quarterly$0.56504.33%4/6/20164/8/20165/2/2016
12/3/2015quarterly$0.56504.94%1/6/20161/8/20162/1/2016
9/3/2015quarterly$0.56505.04%10/7/201510/9/201511/2/2015
6/4/2015quarterly$0.554.66%7/8/20157/10/20158/3/2015
3/6/2015quarterly$0.554.56%4/8/20154/10/20155/1/2015
12/4/2014quarterly$0.554.53%1/7/20151/9/20152/2/2015
9/4/2014quarterly$0.554.41%10/8/201410/10/201411/3/2014
6/5/2014quarterly$0.534.29%7/8/20147/10/20148/1/2014
3/7/2014quarterly$0.534.51%4/8/20144/10/20145/1/2014
12/5/2013quarterly$0.534.28%1/8/20141/10/20142/3/2014
9/2/2013quarterly$0.534.53%10/8/201310/10/201311/1/2013
6/6/2013quarterly$0.51504.1%7/8/20137/10/20138/1/2013
3/8/2013quarterly$0.51504.31%4/8/20134/10/20135/1/2013
12/9/2012quarterly$0.51504.64%1/8/20131/10/20132/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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