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FGBI First Guaranty Bancshares dividend history, payout ratio & dates

First Guaranty Bancshares's latest quarterly dividend of $0.16 per share was on Sep 22, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $0.64 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.7%.

Key dates

  • FGBI last dividend date: Sep 22, 2022
  • FGBI next dividend date: Dec 22, 2022
FGBI dividend stats
DPS
$0.64
Dividend yield
2.61%
Payout ratio
23.3%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.73%
Payout ratio
30.7%

Dividend yield

What is First Guaranty Bancshares current dividend yield

First Guaranty Bancshares's dividend yield of 2.7% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average. But in comparison with its Financial Services sector average of 2.73%, First Guaranty Bancshares's dividend yield is only 1.1% lower. Historically FGBI's dividend yield has averaged at 3.2% in the last 5 years, which is higher than the current yield.

Dividend history

What is FGBI dividend payout history and dates

First Guaranty Bancshares has a history of paying dividends since 2015. Our records of FGBI show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 10% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 14% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 3.1%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 22, 2022 Sep 30, 2022 Aug 18, 2022 $0.16 normal
Jun 23, 2022 Jun 30, 2022 May 19, 2022 $0.16 normal
Mar 18, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 Feb 22, 2022 $0.16 normal
Dec 22, 2021 Dec 31, 2021 Nov 18, 2021 $0.16 normal
Sep 17, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 Aug 19, 2021 $0.145 normal
Jun 18, 2021 Jun 30, 2021 May 20, 2021 $0.145 normal
Mar 19, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 Feb 18, 2021 $0.145 normal
Dec 23, 2020 Dec 31, 2020 Nov 19, 2020 $0.145 normal
Sep 22, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Aug 20, 2020 $0.145 normal
Jun 19, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 May 21, 2020 $0.145 normal
Mar 20, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Feb 20, 2020 $0.145 normal
Dec 20, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Nov 21, 2019 $0.145 normal
Sep 19, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 $0.132 normal
Jun 20, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 May 16, 2019 $0.132 normal
Mar 21, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 Feb 21, 2019 $0.132 normal
Dec 20, 2018 Dec 31, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 $0.132 normal
Sep 18, 2018 Sep 28, 2018 Aug 16, 2018 $0.132 normal
Jun 19, 2018 Jun 29, 2018 May 17, 2018 $0.132 normal
Mar 19, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 $0.132 normal
Dec 18, 2017 Dec 29, 2017 Nov 16, 2017 $0.132 normal
Sep 15, 2017 Sep 29, 2017 Aug 17, 2017 $0.12 normal
Jun 16, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 May 18, 2017 $0.12 normal
Mar 17, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Feb 16, 2017 $0.12 normal
Dec 16, 2016 Dec 30, 2016 Nov 17, 2016 $0.12 normal
Sep 16, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Aug 18, 2016 $0.12 normal

First Guaranty Bancshares dividend payout ratio

What is First Guaranty Bancshares dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

First Guaranty Bancshares's payout ratio of 23.3% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 30.7%, First Guaranty Bancshares's payout ratio is 24% lower.

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

FGBI dividend vs peer dividends

How does FGBI dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
NKSH National Bankshares Inc 3.81% $1.5 41.4%
FGBI First Guaranty Bancshares Inc 2.61% $0.64 23.3%
NECB NorthEast Community Bancorp Inc 1.68% $0.24 17.9%

Frequently asked questions

Does First Guaranty Bancshares pay a dividend?

Yes, First Guaranty Bancshares has been paying dividends for the last seven years.

When is First Guaranty Bancshares's next dividend?

FGBI's next dividend is scheduled on Dec 22, 2022 (ex-date).

When was FGBI's last dividend?

First Guaranty Bancshares's last dividend ex-date was on Sep 22, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.16 per share.

How much dividend does First Guaranty Bancshares pay (per share)?

FGBI has paid dividend of $0.64 per share in the last year.

What is First Guaranty Bancshares's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of First Guaranty Bancshares is 2.7%.

How often does First Guaranty Bancshares pay dividends?

First Guaranty Bancshares pays dividends quarterly.

What is First Guaranty Bancshares's dividend payout ratio?

First Guaranty Bancshares's dividend payout ratio is 23.3%.

Does First Guaranty Bancshares pay a good dividend?

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