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ESLT Elbit Systems dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Elbit Systems's latest quarterly cash dividend of $0.5 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Dec 22, 2023. At an annualized rate of $2 per share, the stock yields 0.89%.

Key dates

  • ESLT last dividend date: Dec 22, 2023
  • ESLT next dividend date: Not announced
ESLT dividend stats
DPS
$2
Dividend yield
0.89%
Payout ratio
32.8%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.42%
Payout ratio
29.6%

Dividend yield

What is Elbit Systems current dividend yield

ESLT has a dividend yield of 0.89% which is lower than the Industrials sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Industrials sector average of 1.42%, Elbit Systems's dividend yield is 37% lower. The current dividend yield is less than the historical average of 1.1% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is ESLT dividend payout history and dates

Elbit Systems has been paying dividends for the last 19 years. Our records show that ESLT has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has remained the same since twelve months ago. However with the price of the stock up by 34% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 25%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Dec 22, 2023 Jan 8, 2024 $0.5 normal
Oct 6, 2023 Oct 23, 2023 $0.5 normal
Jun 23, 2023 Jul 10, 2023 May 29, 2023 $0.5 normal
Apr 17, 2023 May 1, 2023 Mar 27, 2023 $0.5 normal
Dec 23, 2022 Jan 9, 2023 Nov 28, 2022 $0.5 normal
Oct 5, 2022 Oct 24, 2022 Aug 15, 2022 $0.5 normal
Jun 24, 2022 Jul 11, 2022 May 23, 2022 $0.5 normal
Apr 8, 2022 Apr 25, 2022 Mar 29, 2022 $0.5 normal
Dec 17, 2021 Jan 3, 2022 Nov 22, 2021 $0.46 normal
Aug 27, 2021 Sep 13, 2021 $0.46 normal
Jun 4, 2021 Jun 21, 2021 $0.44 normal
Apr 9, 2021 Apr 26, 2021 $0.44 normal
Dec 18, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 Nov 24, 2020 $0.44 normal
Aug 31, 2020 Sep 14, 2020 Aug 13, 2020 $0.44 normal
Jun 5, 2020 Jun 22, 2020 May 26, 2020 $0.35 normal
Apr 3, 2020 Apr 20, 2020 $0.44 normal
Dec 26, 2019 Jan 13, 2020 Nov 26, 2019 $0.44 normal
Sep 6, 2019 Sep 23, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 $0.44 normal
Jun 6, 2019 Jun 24, 2019 May 28, 2019 $0.44 normal
Mar 29, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 $0.44 normal
Dec 6, 2018 Dec 24, 2018 Nov 20, 2018 $0.44 normal

Elbit Systems dividend payout ratio

What is Elbit Systems dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

ESLT has a payout ratio of 32.8% which is higher than the Industrials sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Industrials sector average of 29.6%, Elbit Systems's payout ratio is 11% higher.

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

ESLT dividend vs peer dividends

How does ESLT dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
LMT Lockheed Martin Corp 2.88% $12.3 44.5%
GD General Dynamics Corp 1.94% $5.28 43.5%
NOC Northrop Grumman Corp 1.64% $7.48 55.1%
ESLT Elbit Systems Ltd. 0.89% $2 32.8%

Frequently asked questions

Does Elbit Systems pay a dividend?

Yes, Elbit Systems has been paying dividends for the last 19 years.

When is Elbit Systems's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of ESLT's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in March 2024.

When was ESLT's last dividend?

Elbit Systems's last dividend ex-date was on Dec 22, 2023. The dividend amount was $0.5 per share.

How much dividend does Elbit Systems pay (per share)?

ESLT's annualized dividend per share is $2.

What is Elbit Systems's dividend yield?

Currently Elbit Systems's dividend yield is 0.89%.

How often does Elbit Systems pay dividends?

Elbit Systems pays four dividends per year.

What is Elbit Systems's dividend payout ratio?

Elbit Systems's dividend payout ratio is 32.8%.

Does Elbit Systems pay a good dividend?

Elbit Systems's dividend yield is less than the Industrials sector average.