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ISTR Investar Holding dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Investar Holding's last quarterly dividend was on Mar 30, 2022 (ex-date) with a distribution of $0.085 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $0.33 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 1.5% based on its recent close price. The latest dividend has increased by $0.01, or 6% from the prior dividend.

Key dates

  • ISTR last dividend date: Mar 30, 2022
  • ISTR next dividend date: Jun 29, 2022
ISTR dividend stats
DPS
$0.33
Dividend yield
1.5%
Payout ratio
26.2%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.72%
Payout ratio
29.1%

Dividend yield

What is Investar Holding current dividend yield

ISTR has a dividend yield of 1.5% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

What is ISTR dividend payout history and dates

Investar Holding has been paying dividends since 2014. ISTR has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has decreased by 14% for the last twelve months. And with the stock price down by 2.9% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 12%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Mar 16, 2022 Mar 30, 2022 Apr 29, 2022 $0.085 normal
Dec 30, 2021 Jan 31, 2022 $0.08 normal
Sep 15, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 Oct 29, 2021 $0.08 normal
Jun 16, 2021 Jun 29, 2021 Jul 31, 2021 $0.08 normal
Mar 17, 2021 Mar 26, 2021 Apr 30, 2021 $0.07 normal
Mar 17, 2021 Mar 26, 2021 Apr 30, 2021 $0.18 normal
Dec 16, 2020 Dec 24, 2020 Jan 31, 2021 $0.065 normal
Sep 23, 2020 Oct 2, 2020 Oct 31, 2020 $0.065 normal
Jun 24, 2020 Jul 2, 2020 Jul 31, 2020 $0.06 normal
Mar 25, 2020 Apr 3, 2020 Apr 30, 2020 $0.06 normal
Dec 18, 2019 Dec 27, 2019 Jan 31, 2020 $0.06 normal
Sep 25, 2019 Oct 4, 2019 Oct 31, 2019 $0.06 normal
Jun 26, 2019 Jul 5, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 $0.055 normal
Mar 27, 2019 Apr 5, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 $0.053 normal
Dec 19, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Jan 31, 2019 $0.05 normal
Sep 26, 2018 Oct 4, 2018 Oct 31, 2018 $0.045 normal
Jun 27, 2018 Jul 6, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 $0.04 normal
Mar 28, 2018 Apr 6, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 $0.035 normal
Dec 20, 2017 Jan 2, 2018 Jan 31, 2018 $0.032 normal
Sep 20, 2017 Oct 3, 2017 Oct 31, 2017 $0.03 normal
Jun 21, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 $0.022 normal
Mar 15, 2017 Mar 27, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 $0.02 normal
Dec 21, 2016 Dec 30, 2016 Jan 31, 2017 $0.012 normal
Sep 21, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 Oct 31, 2016 $0.011 normal

Investar Holding dividend payout ratio

What is Investar Holding dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

ISTR has a payout ratio of 26.2% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

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

ISTR dividend vs peer dividends

How does ISTR dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
SBFG Sb Financial Group Inc 2.56% $0.45 21.8%
SFBC Sound Financial Bancorp Inc 1.88% $0.68 21%
ISTR Investar Holding Corp 1.5% $0.33 26.2%