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FCCO First Community dividend history, payout ratio & dates

First Community's latest quarterly dividend was on Feb 5, 2024 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.14 per share. At an annualized rate of $0.56 per share, the stock yields 3.46%.

Key dates

  • FCCO last dividend date: Feb 5, 2024
  • FCCO next dividend date: Apr 29, 2024
FCCO dividend stats
DPS
$0.56
Dividend yield
3.55%
Payout ratio
35.9%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
3.38%
Payout ratio
39.5%

Dividend yield

What is First Community current dividend yield

First Community's dividend yield of 3.46% is above the Financial Services sector average but below the industry average. But compared to its Financial Services sector average of 3.38%, First Community's dividend yield is only 2.4% higher. The historical 5-year average of FCCO's dividend yield is 2.7%, which is below the current yield.

Dividend history

What is FCCO dividend payout history and dates

First Community has been paying dividends since 2002. FCCO has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 6% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 20% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 32%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Feb 5, 2024 Feb 20, 2024 Jan 23, 2024 $0.14 normal
Oct 30, 2023 Nov 14, 2023 Oct 18, 2023 $0.14 normal
Jul 31, 2023 Aug 15, 2023 Jul 19, 2023 $0.14 normal
May 1, 2023 May 16, 2023 Apr 19, 2023 $0.14 normal
Jan 30, 2023 Feb 14, 2023 Jan 18, 2023 $0.14 normal
Oct 31, 2022 Nov 15, 2022 Oct 19, 2022 $0.13 normal
Aug 1, 2022 Aug 16, 2022 Jul 20, 2022 $0.13 normal
May 2, 2022 May 17, 2022 $0.13 normal
Jan 31, 2022 Feb 15, 2022 Jan 19, 2022 $0.13 normal
Nov 1, 2021 Nov 16, 2021 Oct 19, 2021 $0.12 normal
Aug 2, 2021 Aug 17, 2021 Jul 21, 2021 $0.12 normal
May 3, 2021 May 18, 2021 Apr 21, 2021 $0.12 normal
Feb 1, 2021 Feb 16, 2021 Jan 20, 2021 $0.12 normal
Oct 30, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 Oct 21, 2020 $0.12 normal
Jul 31, 2020 Aug 17, 2020 Jul 22, 2020 $0.12 normal
May 1, 2020 May 18, 2020 Apr 21, 2020 $0.12 normal
Jan 30, 2020 Feb 14, 2020 Jan 21, 2020 $0.12 normal
Oct 30, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 Oct 15, 2019 $0.11 normal
Jul 26, 2019 Aug 12, 2019 Jul 16, 2019 $0.11 normal
Apr 29, 2019 May 15, 2019 Apr 16, 2019 $0.11 normal
Jan 30, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 Jan 16, 2019 $0.11 normal
Oct 29, 2018 Nov 13, 2018 Oct 17, 2018 $0.1 normal
Jul 27, 2018 Aug 13, 2018 Jul 18, 2018 $0.1 normal
Apr 27, 2018 May 14, 2018 Apr 17, 2018 $0.1 normal
Jan 31, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 Jan 16, 2018 $0.1 normal
Oct 31, 2017 Nov 15, 2017 Oct 17, 2017 $0.09 normal
Jul 27, 2017 Aug 14, 2017 Jul 18, 2017 $0.09 normal
Apr 27, 2017 May 15, 2017 Apr 18, 2017 $0.09 normal
Jan 26, 2017 Feb 13, 2017 Jan 17, 2017 $0.09 normal
Oct 27, 2016 Nov 14, 2016 Oct 19, 2016 $0.08 normal

First Community dividend payout ratio

What is First Community dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

First Community's payout ratio of 35.9% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 39.5%, First Community's payout ratio is 9% lower.

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

FCCO dividend vs peer dividends

How does FCCO dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
SNV Synovus Financial Corp 4.15% $1.52 43.7%
FCCO First Community Corp 3.55% $0.56 35.9%

Frequently asked questions

Does First Community pay a dividend?

Yes, First Community has been paying dividends for the last 22 years.

When is First Community's next dividend?

FCCO has announced its next dividend with ex-date Apr 29, 2024.

When was FCCO's last dividend?

First Community's last regular dividend was on Feb 5, 2024 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.14 per share.

How much dividend does First Community pay (per share)?

FCCO's annualized dividend per share is $0.56.

What is First Community's dividend yield?

Currently First Community's dividend yield is 3.46%.

How often does First Community pay dividends?

First Community has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is First Community's dividend payout ratio?

First Community's dividend payout ratio is 35.9%.

Does First Community pay a good dividend?

First Community's dividend yield is similar to the Financial Services sector average.