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MKSI Mks Instruments dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Mks Instruments's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.22 per share was on Nov 25, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $0.88 per share represents a current dividend yield of 1.12%.

Key dates

  • MKSI last dividend date: Nov 25, 2022
  • MKSI next dividend date: Not announced
MKSI dividend stats
DPS
$0.88
Dividend yield
1.12%
Payout ratio
11.4%
vs. Technology sector
Dividend yield
1.58%
Payout ratio
27.7%

Dividend yield

What is Mks Instruments current dividend yield

MKSI has a dividend yield of 1.12% which is above the industry and its peers average but below the Technology sector average. Compared to its Technology sector average of 1.58%, Mks Instruments's dividend yield is 29% lower. The current dividend yield is above the historical average of 0.7% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is MKSI dividend payout history and dates

Mks Instruments has a history of paying dividends since 2011. Our records of MKSI show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 2.3% for the last twelve months. And since the stock price has gone down by 49% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 102%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Nov 25, 2022 Dec 9, 2022 Oct 25, 2022 $0.22 normal
Aug 5, 2022 Sep 9, 2022 Jul 26, 2022 $0.22 normal
May 26, 2022 Jun 10, 2022 May 11, 2022 $0.22 normal
Feb 25, 2022 Mar 11, 2022 Feb 8, 2022 $0.22 normal
Nov 26, 2021 Dec 10, 2021 Oct 26, 2021 $0.22 normal
Aug 27, 2021 Sep 10, 2021 Jul 27, 2021 $0.22 normal
May 27, 2021 Jun 11, 2021 May 12, 2021 $0.22 normal
Feb 19, 2021 Mar 5, 2021 Feb 9, 2021 $0.2 normal
Nov 20, 2020 Dec 4, 2020 Oct 27, 2020 $0.2 normal
Aug 21, 2020 Sep 4, 2020 Jul 28, 2020 $0.2 normal
May 21, 2020 Jun 5, 2020 May 12, 2020 $0.2 normal
Feb 21, 2020 Mar 6, 2020 Feb 10, 2020 $0.2 normal
Nov 22, 2019 Dec 6, 2019 Oct 28, 2019 $0.2 normal
Aug 23, 2019 Sep 6, 2019 Jul 29, 2019 $0.2 normal
May 23, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 May 8, 2019 $0.2 normal
Feb 22, 2019 Mar 8, 2019 Feb 12, 2019 $0.2 normal
Nov 23, 2018 Dec 7, 2018 Oct 29, 2018 $0.2 normal
Aug 24, 2018 Sep 7, 2018 Jul 30, 2018 $0.2 normal
May 24, 2018 Jun 8, 2018 May 10, 2018 $0.2 normal
Feb 23, 2018 Mar 9, 2018 Feb 13, 2018 $0.18 normal
Nov 24, 2017 Dec 8, 2017 Oct 31, 2017 $0.18 normal
Aug 24, 2017 Sep 8, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 $0.175 normal
May 24, 2017 Jun 9, 2017 May 10, 2017 $0.175 normal
Feb 23, 2017 Mar 10, 2017 Feb 13, 2017 $0.175 normal
Nov 23, 2016 Dec 9, 2016 Oct 25, 2016 $0.17 normal
Aug 25, 2016 Sep 9, 2016 Jul 25, 2016 $0.17 normal
May 25, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 May 2, 2016 $0.17 normal
Feb 25, 2016 Mar 11, 2016 Feb 8, 2016 $0.17 normal

Mks Instruments dividend payout ratio

What is Mks Instruments dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

MKSI has a payout ratio of 11.4% which is lower than the Technology sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with the Technology sector average of 27.7%, Mks Instruments's payout ratio is 59% lower.

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

MKSI dividend vs peer dividends

How does MKSI dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
LRCX Lam Research Corp 1.4% $6.23 17.8%
MKSI Mks Instruments Inc 1.12% $0.88 11.4%
AMAT Applied Materials Inc 0.99% $1.02 13.5%
AME Ametek Inc 0.62% $0.86 17.4%
ROP Roper Technologies Inc 0.58% $2.48 9%
CGNX Cognex Corp 0.55% $0.27 21.4%
ESE Esco Technologies Inc 0.35% $0.32 11.6%

Frequently asked questions

Does Mks Instruments pay a dividend?

Yes, Mks Instruments has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. MKSI has been paying dividends since 2011.

When is Mks Instruments's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of MKSI's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in February 2023.

When was MKSI's last dividend?

Mks Instruments's last dividend ex-date was on Nov 25, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.22 per share.

How much dividend does Mks Instruments pay (per share)?

On an annual basis MKSI pays $0.88 per share.

What is Mks Instruments's dividend yield?

Mks Instruments's current dividend yield is 1.12%.

How often does Mks Instruments pay dividends?

Mks Instruments pays four dividends per year.

What is Mks Instruments's dividend payout ratio?

Mks Instruments's dividend payout ratio is 11.4%.

Does Mks Instruments pay a good dividend?

Mks Instruments's dividend yield is below the Technology sector average.