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HQI HireQuest dividend history, payout ratio & dates

HireQuest's last quarterly dividend payment of $0.06 per share was made to shareholders on record before Aug 31, 2022. The dividend payment stands at $0.24 per share annually, which equates to a dividend yield of 1.39%.

Key dates

  • HQI last dividend date: Aug 31, 2022
  • HQI next dividend date: Nov 30, 2022
HQI dividend stats
DPS
$0.24
Dividend yield
1.39%
Payout ratio
27.6%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.45%
Payout ratio
26.7%

Dividend yield

What is HireQuest current dividend yield

HireQuest's dividend yield of 1.39% is below the Industrials sector and the industry average. But in comparison with its Industrials sector average of 1.45%, HireQuest's dividend yield is only 4.1% lower.

Dividend history

What is HQI dividend payout history and dates

HireQuest has been paying dividends for the last two years. According to our records HQI has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has grown by 9% since one year ago. And with the stock price down by 20% from a year ago, the dividend yield has grown by 36%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 31, 2022 Sep 15, 2022 Aug 16, 2022 $0.06 normal
May 31, 2022 Jun 15, 2022 May 10, 2022 $0.06 normal
Feb 28, 2022 Mar 15, 2022 Feb 22, 2022 $0.06 normal
Nov 30, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 Nov 11, 2021 $0.06 normal
Aug 31, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 Aug 9, 2021 $0.06 normal
May 28, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 May 5, 2021 $0.06 normal
Feb 26, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 Feb 12, 2021 $0.05 normal
Nov 30, 2020 Dec 15, 2020 Nov 12, 2020 $0.05 normal
Aug 31, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Aug 20, 2020 $0.05 normal

HireQuest dividend payout ratio

What is HireQuest dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

HireQuest's payout ratio of 27.6% is above the Industrials sector average but below the industry average. But if we consider its Industrials sector average of 26.7%, HireQuest's payout ratio is only 3.4% higher.

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

HQI dividend vs peer dividends

How does HQI dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
KFRC Kforce Inc 2.02% $1.16 26.4%
HQI HireQuest Inc 1.39% $0.24 27.6%

Frequently asked questions

Does HireQuest pay a dividend?

Yes, HireQuest has paid four dividends in the last 12 months. HQI has been paying dividends since 2020.

When is HireQuest's next dividend?

HQI's next dividend is scheduled on Nov 30, 2022 (ex-date).

When was HQI's last dividend?

HireQuest's last dividend ex-date was on Aug 31, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.06 per share.

How much dividend does HireQuest pay (per share)?

HQI has paid dividend of $0.24 per share in the last year.

What is HireQuest's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of HireQuest is 1.39%.

How often does HireQuest pay dividends?

HireQuest pays four dividends per year.

What is HireQuest's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of HireQuest is 27.6%.

Does HireQuest pay a good dividend?

HireQuest's dividend yield is similar to the Industrials sector average.