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ATVI Activision Blizzard dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Activision Blizzard's latest annual cash dividend of $0.47 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Apr 13, 2022. The dividend distribution stands at $0.47 per share annually, which comes to a dividend yield of 0.6%.

Key dates

  • ATVI last dividend date: Apr 13, 2022
  • ATVI next dividend date: Not announced
ATVI dividend stats
DPS
$0.47
Dividend yield
0.6%
Payout ratio
14.8%
vs. Technology sector
Dividend yield
1.62%
Payout ratio
29.3%

Dividend yield

What is Activision Blizzard current dividend yield

ATVI has a dividend yield of 0.6% which is lower than the Technology sector average.

Dividend history

What is ATVI dividend payout history and dates

Activision Blizzard has been paying dividends for the last 12 years. Our records show that ATVI has distributed one annual dividend in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has remained the same since twelve months ago. However with the price of the stock down by 16% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 20%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Apr 13, 2022 May 6, 2022 Feb 3, 2022 $0.47 normal
Apr 14, 2021 May 6, 2021 Feb 4, 2021 $0.47 normal
Apr 14, 2020 May 6, 2020 Feb 6, 2020 $0.41 normal
Mar 27, 2019 May 9, 2019 Feb 12, 2019 $0.37 normal
Mar 28, 2018 May 9, 2018 Feb 8, 2018 $0.34 normal
Mar 28, 2017 May 10, 2017 Feb 9, 2017 $0.3 normal
Mar 28, 2016 May 11, 2016 Feb 11, 2016 $0.26 normal

Activision Blizzard dividend payout ratio

What is Activision Blizzard dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

ATVI has a payout ratio of 14.8% which is lower than the Technology sector average.

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

ATVI dividend vs peer dividends

How does ATVI dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
MSFT Microsoft Corp 0.93% $2.42 25.1%
ATVI Activision Blizzard Inc 0.6% $0.47 14.8%
EA Electronic Arts Inc 0.57% $0.7 25.2%