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CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp Dividend

Cognizant Technology Solutions's latest quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Aug 19, 2021. The dividend distribution stands at $0.94 per share annually, which comes to a dividend yield of 1.19%.

CTSH next dividend date: Not announced

CTSH
DPS
$0.94
Dividend yield
1.19%
Payout ratio
29.7%
Technology sector
Dividend yield
1.6%
Payout ratio
41.5%

Dividend yield

CTSH has a dividend yield of 1.19% which is lower than the Technology sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

Cognizant Technology Solutions has been paying dividends for the last four years. Our records show that CTSH has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 9% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock up by 8% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 1.5%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Jul 28, 2021 Aug 19, 2021 Aug 31, 2021 $0.24 normal
May 5, 2021 May 19, 2021 May 28, 2021 $0.24 normal
Feb 3, 2021 Feb 17, 2021 Feb 26, 2021 $0.24 normal
Oct 28, 2020 Nov 18, 2020 Nov 30, 2020 $0.22 normal
Jul 29, 2020 Aug 20, 2020 Aug 31, 2020 $0.22 normal
May 7, 2020 May 19, 2020 May 29, 2020 $0.22 normal
Feb 5, 2020 Feb 14, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 $0.22 normal
Oct 30, 2019 Nov 18, 2019 Nov 29, 2019 $0.2 normal
Jul 31, 2019 Aug 21, 2019 Aug 30, 2019 $0.2 normal
May 1, 2019 May 21, 2019 May 31, 2019 $0.2 normal
Feb 4, 2019 Feb 20, 2019 Feb 28, 2019 $0.2 normal
Oct 29, 2018 Nov 19, 2018 Nov 30, 2018 $0.2 normal
Aug 2, 2018 Aug 21, 2018 Aug 31, 2018 $0.2 normal
May 7, 2018 May 21, 2018 May 31, 2018 $0.2 normal
Feb 7, 2018 Feb 21, 2018 Feb 28, 2018 $0.2 normal
Nov 1, 2017 Nov 17, 2017 Nov 30, 2017 $0.15 normal
Aug 3, 2017 Aug 18, 2017 Aug 31, 2017 $0.15 normal
May 5, 2017 May 18, 2017 May 31, 2017 $0.15 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

CTSH has a payout ratio of 29.7% which is lower than the Technology sector and the industry average.

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