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GNTX Gentex dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Gentex's last quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share was on Jul 7, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend payment of $0.48 per share represents a current dividend yield of 1.92%.

Key dates

  • GNTX last dividend date: Jul 7, 2022
  • GNTX next dividend date: Oct 6, 2022
GNTX dividend stats
DPS
$0.48
Dividend yield
1.92%
Payout ratio
35.3%
vs. Consumer Cyclical sector
Dividend yield
2.67%
Payout ratio
29.6%

Dividend yield

What is Gentex current dividend yield

GNTX has a dividend yield of 1.92% which is below the Consumer Cyclical sector, the industry and its peers average. Compared to its Consumer Cyclical sector average of 2.67%, Gentex's dividend yield is 28% lower. The current dividend yield is above the historical average of 1.7% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is GNTX dividend payout history and dates

Gentex has a history of paying dividends since 2003. Our records of GNTX show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has not changed since one year ago. But with the stock price down by 26% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks an increase of 36%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jul 7, 2022 Jul 20, 2022 May 27, 2022 $0.12 normal
Apr 7, 2022 Apr 20, 2022 Mar 3, 2022 $0.12 normal
Jan 6, 2022 Jan 19, 2022 $0.12 normal
Oct 7, 2021 Oct 21, 2021 Aug 4, 2021 $0.12 normal
Jul 8, 2021 Jul 21, 2021 Jun 7, 2021 $0.12 normal
Apr 8, 2021 Apr 21, 2021 Mar 2, 2021 $0.12 normal
Jan 7, 2021 Jan 20, 2021 $0.12 normal
Oct 8, 2020 Oct 21, 2020 Aug 31, 2020 $0.12 normal
Jul 9, 2020 Jul 22, 2020 Jun 9, 2020 $0.12 normal
Apr 8, 2020 Apr 22, 2020 Mar 9, 2020 $0.12 normal
Jan 7, 2020 Jan 22, 2020 Dec 9, 2019 $0.115 normal
Oct 8, 2019 Oct 23, 2019 Aug 27, 2019 $0.115 normal
Jul 9, 2019 Jul 24, 2019 Jun 11, 2019 $0.115 normal
Apr 9, 2019 Apr 24, 2019 Mar 8, 2019 $0.115 normal
Jan 8, 2019 Jan 23, 2019 Nov 29, 2018 $0.11 normal
Oct 4, 2018 Oct 17, 2018 Aug 29, 2018 $0.11 normal
Jul 5, 2018 Jul 18, 2018 May 24, 2018 $0.11 normal
Apr 5, 2018 Apr 18, 2018 Mar 9, 2018 $0.11 normal
Jan 4, 2018 Jan 17, 2018 Nov 27, 2017 $0.1 normal
Oct 5, 2017 Oct 18, 2017 Aug 23, 2017 $0.1 normal
Jul 3, 2017 Jul 19, 2017 May 18, 2017 $0.1 normal
Apr 5, 2017 Apr 19, 2017 Mar 6, 2017 $0.09 normal
Jan 4, 2017 Jan 18, 2017 Nov 30, 2016 $0.09 normal
Oct 5, 2016 Oct 19, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 $0.09 normal
Jul 5, 2016 Jul 20, 2016 May 19, 2016 $0.09 normal
Apr 5, 2016 Apr 17, 2016 Feb 25, 2016 $0.085 normal

Gentex dividend payout ratio

What is Gentex dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

GNTX has a payout ratio of 35.3% which is higher than the Consumer Cyclical sector average but lower than the industry average. In comparison with the Consumer Cyclical sector average of 29.6%, Gentex's payout ratio is 19% higher.

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

GNTX dividend vs peer dividends

How does GNTX dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
JCI Johnson Controls International plc 2.61% $1.39 93.3%
GNTX Gentex Corp 1.92% $0.48 35.3%
FSS Federal Signal Corp 0.9% $0.36 21.3%

Frequently asked questions

Does Gentex pay a dividend?

Yes, Gentex has paid four dividends in the last 12 months. GNTX has been paying dividends since 2003.

When is Gentex's next dividend?

GNTX's next dividend date is Oct 6, 2022 (ex-date).

When was GNTX's last dividend?

Gentex's last regular dividend was on Jul 7, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.12 per share.

How much dividend does Gentex pay (per share)?

GNTX has paid dividend of $0.48 per share in the last year.

What is Gentex's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Gentex is 1.92%.

How often does Gentex pay dividends?

Gentex pays four dividends per year.

What is Gentex's dividend payout ratio?

Gentex's dividend payout ratio is 35.3%.

Does Gentex pay a good dividend?

Gentex's dividend yield is below the Consumer Cyclical sector average.