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EWBC East West Bancorp Inc Dividend

East West Bancorp's latest quarterly dividend was on Oct 29, 2021 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.33 per share. At an annualized rate of $1.32 per share, the stock yields 1.69%.

EWBC next dividend date: Not announced

EWBC
DPS
$1.32
Dividend yield
1.69%
Payout ratio
22.8%
Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.38%
Payout ratio
32.1%

Dividend yield

EWBC has a dividend yield of 1.69% which is below the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

East West Bancorp has been paying dividends since 1999. EWBC has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 20% since twelve months ago. However with the price of the stock up by 71% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 30%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Oct 21, 2021 Oct 29, 2021 Nov 15, 2021 $0.33 normal
Jul 22, 2021 Jul 30, 2021 Aug 16, 2021 $0.33 normal
Apr 22, 2021 Apr 30, 2021 May 17, 2021 $0.33 normal
Jan 28, 2021 Feb 8, 2021 Feb 23, 2021 $0.33 normal
Oct 22, 2020 Oct 30, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 $0.275 normal
Jul 23, 2020 Aug 3, 2020 Aug 17, 2020 $0.275 normal
Apr 23, 2020 May 1, 2020 May 15, 2020 $0.275 normal
Jan 23, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 Feb 14, 2020 $0.275 normal
Oct 17, 2019 Oct 31, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 $0.275 normal
Jul 18, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 $0.275 normal
Apr 18, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 May 15, 2019 $0.275 normal
Jan 24, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 $0.23 normal
Oct 18, 2018 Oct 31, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 $0.23 normal
Jul 19, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 Aug 15, 2018 $0.23 normal
Apr 19, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 May 15, 2018 $0.2 normal
Jan 25, 2018 Feb 2, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 $0.2 normal
Oct 19, 2017 Oct 31, 2017 Nov 15, 2017 $0.2 normal
Jul 20, 2017 Jul 28, 2017 Aug 15, 2017 $0.2 normal
Apr 19, 2017 Apr 27, 2017 May 15, 2017 $0.2 normal
Jan 25, 2017 Jan 30, 2017 Feb 15, 2017 $0.2 normal
Oct 19, 2016 Oct 28, 2016 Nov 15, 2016 $0.2 normal
Jul 20, 2016 Jul 28, 2016 Aug 15, 2016 $0.2 normal
Apr 20, 2016 May 2, 2016 May 16, 2016 $0.2 normal
Jan 27, 2016 Jan 28, 2016 Feb 16, 2016 $0.2 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

EWBC has a payout ratio of 22.8% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Financial Services sector and its peers average.

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