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CGNX Cognex Corp Dividend

Cognex's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.065 per share was on Nov 18, 2021 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $0.25 per share represents a current dividend yield of 0.33%. The latest CGNX distribution of $0.065 marks a dividend growth of 8%.

CGNX next dividend date: Not announced

CGNX
DPS
$0.25
Dividend yield
0.33%
Payout ratio
14.5%
Technology sector
Dividend yield
1.66%
Payout ratio
34.9%

Dividend yield

CGNX has a dividend yield of 0.33% which is below the Technology sector and its peers average.

Dividend history

Cognex has a dividend history dating as far as 2003, but lately the company has recorded six consecutive years of dividend payments. Our records of CGNX show that the company has distributed five dividends in the past year. This includes four regular and one special dividends. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 9% for the last twelve months. And since the stock price has gone down by 1.5% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 12%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Nov 4, 2021 Nov 18, 2021 Dec 3, 2021 $0.065 normal
Aug 5, 2021 Aug 19, 2021 Sep 3, 2021 $0.06 normal
May 6, 2021 May 20, 2021 Jun 4, 2021 $0.06 normal
Feb 11, 2021 Feb 25, 2021 Mar 12, 2021 $0.06 normal
Dec 3, 2020 Dec 11, 2020 Dec 28, 2020 $2 special
Oct 28, 2020 Nov 12, 2020 Nov 27, 2020 $0.06 normal
Jul 29, 2020 Aug 13, 2020 Aug 28, 2020 $0.055 normal
Apr 27, 2020 May 14, 2020 May 29, 2020 $0.055 normal
Feb 13, 2020 Feb 27, 2020 Mar 13, 2020 $0.055 normal
Oct 28, 2019 Nov 14, 2019 Nov 29, 2019 $0.055 normal
Jul 29, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 Aug 30, 2019 $0.05 normal
Apr 29, 2019 May 16, 2019 May 31, 2019 $0.05 normal
Feb 14, 2019 Feb 28, 2019 Mar 15, 2019 $0.05 normal
Oct 29, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 Nov 30, 2018 $0.05 normal
Jul 30, 2018 Aug 16, 2018 Aug 31, 2018 $0.045 normal
Apr 30, 2018 May 17, 2018 Jun 1, 2018 $0.045 normal
Feb 14, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 Mar 16, 2018 $0.045 normal
Oct 30, 2017 Nov 16, 2017 Dec 1, 2017 $0.045 normal
Jul 31, 2017 Aug 16, 2017 Sep 1, 2017 $0.043 normal
May 1, 2017 May 31, 2017 Jun 16, 2017 $0.043 normal
Feb 15, 2017 Mar 1, 2017 Mar 17, 2017 $0.038 normal
Oct 31, 2016 Nov 30, 2016 Dec 16, 2016 $0.038 normal
Aug 1, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 $0.038 normal
May 2, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 Jun 17, 2016 $0.038 normal
Feb 9, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 Mar 18, 2016 $0.035 normal
Nov 2, 2015 Dec 2, 2015 Dec 18, 2015 $0.035 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

CGNX has a payout ratio of 14.5% which is lower than the Technology sector, the industry and its peers average.

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