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BPOP Popular dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Popular's last quarterly dividend of $0.62 per share was on Dec 6, 2023 (ex-date). The annualized dividend payment of $2.27 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.71%. The latest BPOP payout of $0.62 marks a dividend growth of 13%.

Key dates

  • BPOP last dividend date: Dec 6, 2023
  • BPOP next dividend date: Mar 13, 2024
BPOP dividend stats
DPS
$2.27
Dividend yield
2.71%
Payout ratio
23.2%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
3.32%
Payout ratio
37.3%

Dividend yield

What is Popular current dividend yield

BPOP has a dividend yield of 2.71% which is lower than the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with the Financial Services sector average of 3.32%, Popular's dividend yield is 18% lower. The current dividend yield is less than the historical average of 2.9% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is BPOP dividend payout history and dates

Popular has a dividend history dating as far as 1994, but when it comes to recent years the company has recorded nine consecutive years of dividend payments. Our records of BPOP show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS marks an increase of 3.2% since one year ago. But with the stock price up by 17% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks a decrease of 12%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Dec 6, 2023 Jan 2, 2024 Nov 16, 2023 $0.62 normal
Sep 7, 2023 Oct 2, 2023 Aug 18, 2023 $0.55 normal
May 31, 2023 Jul 3, 2023 May 11, 2023 $0.55 normal
Mar 17, 2023 Apr 3, 2023 Feb 28, 2023 $0.55 normal
Dec 6, 2022 Jan 3, 2023 Nov 16, 2022 $0.55 normal
Sep 6, 2022 Oct 3, 2022 Aug 17, 2022 $0.55 normal
Jun 1, 2022 Jul 1, 2022 May 12, 2022 $0.55 normal
Mar 14, 2022 Apr 1, 2022 Feb 23, 2022 $0.55 normal
Dec 6, 2021 Jan 3, 2022 Nov 16, 2021 $0.45 normal
Sep 9, 2021 Oct 1, 2021 Aug 20, 2021 $0.45 normal
May 25, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 May 6, 2021 $0.45 normal
Mar 17, 2021 Apr 1, 2021 Feb 26, 2021 $0.4 normal
Dec 10, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 Nov 19, 2020 $0.4 normal
Sep 4, 2020 Oct 1, 2020 Aug 18, 2020 $0.4 normal
Jun 1, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 May 12, 2020 $0.4 normal
Mar 18, 2020 Apr 1, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 $0.4 normal
Dec 4, 2019 Jan 2, 2020 Nov 14, 2019 $0.3 normal
Sep 12, 2019 Oct 1, 2019 Aug 23, 2019 $0.3 normal
May 24, 2019 Jul 1, 2019 May 7, 2019 $0.3 normal
Mar 7, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 $0.3 normal
Dec 4, 2018 Jan 2, 2019 Nov 14, 2018 $0.25 normal
Sep 12, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 Aug 23, 2018 $0.25 normal
May 25, 2018 Jul 2, 2018 May 8, 2018 $0.25 normal
Mar 15, 2018 Apr 2, 2018 Feb 23, 2018 $0.25 normal
Dec 4, 2017 Jan 2, 2018 Nov 14, 2017 $0.25 normal
Sep 13, 2017 Oct 2, 2017 Aug 24, 2017 $0.25 normal
Jun 7, 2017 Jul 3, 2017 May 19, 2017 $0.25 normal
Mar 15, 2017 Apr 3, 2017 Jan 24, 2017 $0.25 normal
Dec 7, 2016 Jan 2, 2017 Nov 22, 2016 $0.15 normal
Sep 7, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 Aug 19, 2016 $0.15 normal
Jun 8, 2016 Jul 1, 2016 May 20, 2016 $0.15 normal
Mar 9, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 Feb 19, 2016 $0.15 normal

Popular dividend payout ratio

What is Popular dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

BPOP has a payout ratio of 23.2% which is lower than the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with the Financial Services sector average of 37.3%, Popular's payout ratio is 38% lower.

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

BPOP dividend vs peer dividends

How does BPOP dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
UVSP UNIVEST FINANCIAL Corp 4.2% $0.84 34.7%
FITB Fifth Third Bancorp 3.96% $1.36 42.1%
MTB M&T Bank Corp 3.72% $5.2 32.8%
FCBC First Community Bankshares Inc 3.5% $1.16 41.3%
FBP First Bancorp 3.42% $0.58 35.2%
BPOP Popular Inc 2.71% $2.27 23.2%
OFG Ofg Bancorp 2.43% $0.88 22.9%

Frequently asked questions

Does Popular pay a dividend?

Yes, Popular has paid four dividends in the last 12 months. BPOP has been paying dividends since 2015.

When is Popular's next dividend?

BPOP's next dividend is scheduled on Mar 13, 2024 (ex-date).

When was BPOP's last dividend?

Popular's last dividend ex-date was on Dec 6, 2023. The dividend amount was $0.62 per share.

How much dividend does Popular pay (per share)?

On an annual basis BPOP pays $2.27 per share.

What is Popular's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Popular is 2.71%.

How often does Popular pay dividends?

Popular pays four dividends per year.

What is Popular's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Popular is 23.2%.

Does Popular pay a good dividend?

Popular's dividend yield is less than the Financial Services sector average.