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ESQ Esquire Financial Holdings dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Esquire Financial Holdings's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.15 per share was made to shareholders on record before May 14, 2024. The payout stands at $0.55 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 1.22%.

Key dates

  • ESQ last dividend date: May 14, 2024
  • ESQ next dividend date: Not announced
ESQ dividend stats
DPS
$0.55
Dividend yield
1.22%
Payout ratio
11%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
3.5%
Payout ratio
40.9%

Dividend yield

What is Esquire Financial Holdings current dividend yield

Esquire Financial Holdings's dividend yield of 1.22% is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Financial Services sector average of 3.5%, Esquire Financial Holdings's dividend yield is 65% lower.

Dividend history

What is ESQ dividend payout history and dates

Esquire Financial Holdings has been paying dividends for the last two years. According to our data ESQ has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 33% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 0.2% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 32%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
May 14, 2024 Jun 3, 2024 Apr 25, 2024 $0.15 normal
Feb 14, 2024 Mar 1, 2024 Jan 31, 2024 $0.15 normal
Nov 14, 2023 Dec 1, 2023 Oct 26, 2023 $0.125 normal
Aug 14, 2023 Sep 1, 2023 Jul 27, 2023 $0.125 normal
May 12, 2023 Jun 1, 2023 May 2, 2023 $0.125 normal
Feb 14, 2023 Mar 1, 2023 Jan 26, 2023 $0.1 normal
Nov 14, 2022 Dec 1, 2022 Oct 27, 2022 $0.1 normal
Aug 12, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 Jul 28, 2022 $0.09 normal
May 13, 2022 Jun 1, 2022 Apr 28, 2022 $0.09 normal

Esquire Financial Holdings dividend payout ratio

What is Esquire Financial Holdings dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Esquire Financial Holdings's payout ratio of 11% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 40.9%, Esquire Financial Holdings's payout ratio is 73% lower.

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

ESQ dividend vs peer dividends

How does ESQ dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
NKSH National Bankshares Inc 5.3% $1.51 66.8%
NRIM Northrim Bancorp Inc 4.43% $2.42 46.8%
ESQ Esquire Financial Holdings Inc 1.22% $0.55 11%

Frequently asked questions

Does Esquire Financial Holdings pay a dividend?

Yes, Esquire Financial Holdings has been paying dividends for the last two years.

When is Esquire Financial Holdings's next dividend?

ESQ hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, however if we take into account its recent dividend schedule, it is likely that its next dividend will be in August 2024.

When was ESQ's last dividend?

Esquire Financial Holdings's last regular dividend was on May 14, 2024 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.15 per share.

How much dividend does Esquire Financial Holdings pay (per share)?

ESQ's annualized dividend per share is $0.55.

What is Esquire Financial Holdings's dividend yield?

Esquire Financial Holdings's current dividend yield is 1.22%.

How often does Esquire Financial Holdings pay dividends?

Esquire Financial Holdings pays four dividends per year.

What is Esquire Financial Holdings's dividend payout ratio?

Esquire Financial Holdings's dividend payout ratio is 11%.

Does Esquire Financial Holdings pay a good dividend?

Esquire Financial Holdings's dividend yield is lower than the Financial Services sector average.