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AMSF Amerisafe dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Amerisafe's last quarterly cash dividend of $0.31 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Sep 8, 2022. At an annualized rate of $1.22 per share, the stock yields 2.61%.

Key dates

  • AMSF last dividend date: Sep 8, 2022
  • AMSF next dividend date: Not announced
AMSF dividend stats
DPS
$1.22
Dividend yield
2.61%
Payout ratio
51%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.95%
Payout ratio
30.2%

Dividend yield

What is Amerisafe current dividend yield

Amerisafe's dividend yield of 2.61% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 2.95%, Amerisafe's dividend yield is 12% lower. Historically AMSF's dividend yield has averaged at 1.8% in the last 5 years, which is below the current yield.

Dividend history

What is AMSF dividend payout history and dates

Amerisafe has been paying dividends for the last nine years. According to our records AMSF has distributed five dividends in the past year. This includes four regular and one special dividends. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 7% for the last twelve months. And with the stock price down by 18% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 30%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 8, 2022 Sep 23, 2022 Jul 28, 2022 $0.31 normal
Jun 16, 2022 Jun 24, 2022 Apr 26, 2022 $0.31 normal
Mar 10, 2022 Mar 25, 2022 Feb 22, 2022 $0.31 normal
Dec 2, 2021 Dec 17, 2021 Oct 27, 2021 $0.29 normal
Nov 9, 2021 Nov 17, 2021 Oct 26, 2021 $4 special
Sep 9, 2021 Sep 24, 2021 Jul 27, 2021 $0.29 normal
Jun 17, 2021 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 27, 2021 $0.29 normal
Mar 11, 2021 Mar 26, 2021 Feb 24, 2021 $0.29 normal
Dec 3, 2020 Dec 18, 2020 Oct 28, 2020 $0.27 normal
Nov 9, 2020 Nov 18, 2020 Oct 28, 2020 $3.5 special
Sep 10, 2020 Sep 25, 2020 Jul 27, 2020 $0.27 normal
Jun 11, 2020 Jun 26, 2020 Apr 28, 2020 $0.27 normal
Mar 12, 2020 Mar 27, 2020 Feb 18, 2020 $0.27 normal
Dec 12, 2019 Dec 27, 2019 Oct 31, 2019 $0.25 normal
Nov 12, 2019 Nov 20, 2019 Oct 29, 2019 $3.5 special
Sep 5, 2019 Sep 20, 2019 Jul 30, 2019 $0.25 normal
Jun 6, 2019 Jun 21, 2019 Apr 29, 2019 $0.25 normal
Mar 7, 2019 Mar 22, 2019 Feb 26, 2019 $0.25 normal
Dec 13, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Oct 23, 2018 $3.5 special
Dec 13, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Oct 23, 2018 $0.22 normal
Sep 6, 2018 Sep 21, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 $0.22 normal
Jun 7, 2018 Jun 22, 2018 Apr 24, 2018 $0.22 normal
Mar 8, 2018 Mar 23, 2018 Feb 22, 2018 $0.22 normal
Dec 13, 2017 Dec 28, 2017 Oct 23, 2017 $0.2 normal
Dec 13, 2017 Dec 28, 2017 Oct 23, 2017 $3.5 special
Sep 7, 2017 Sep 22, 2017 Jul 25, 2017 $0.2 normal
Jun 7, 2017 Jun 23, 2017 Apr 25, 2017 $0.2 normal
Mar 8, 2017 Mar 24, 2017 Feb 21, 2017 $0.2 normal
Dec 13, 2016 Dec 29, 2016 Oct 25, 2016 $0.18 normal
Dec 13, 2016 Dec 29, 2016 Oct 26, 2016 $3.25 special
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 23, 2016 Jul 26, 2016 $0.18 normal
Jun 8, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Apr 26, 2016 $0.18 normal

Amerisafe dividend payout ratio

What is Amerisafe dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Amerisafe's payout ratio of 51% is above the Financial Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 30.2%, Amerisafe's payout ratio is 69% higher.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)

AMSF dividend vs peer dividends

How does AMSF dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
EIG Employers Holdings Inc 2.96% $1.02 55.4%
AMSF Amerisafe Inc 2.61% $1.22 51%
TRV Travelers Companies Inc 2.36% $3.62 24.9%
HCC Warrior Met Coal Inc 0.81% $0.23 1.9%

Frequently asked questions

Does Amerisafe pay a dividend?

Yes, Amerisafe has paid five dividends in the last twelve months. AMSF has been paying dividends since 2013.

When is Amerisafe's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of AMSF's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in December 2022.

When was AMSF's last dividend?

Amerisafe's last dividend ex-date was on Sep 8, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.31 per share.

How much dividend does Amerisafe pay (per share)?

AMSF has paid dividend of $1.22 per share in the last year.

What is Amerisafe's dividend yield?

Amerisafe's current dividend yield is 2.61%.

How often does Amerisafe pay dividends?

Amerisafe pays dividends quarterly.

What is Amerisafe's dividend payout ratio?

Amerisafe's dividend payout ratio is 51%.

Does Amerisafe pay a good dividend?

Amerisafe's dividend yield is below the Financial Services sector average.