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NWSA News dividend history, payout ratio & dates

News's most recent dividend was on Sep 13, 2022 (ex-date) with a cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $0.2 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 1.32% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • NWSA last dividend date: Sep 13, 2022
  • NWSA next dividend date: Not announced
NWSA dividend stats
DPS
$0.2
Dividend yield
1.32%
Payout ratio
18.9%
vs. Communication Services sector
Dividend yield
3.15%
Payout ratio
38.7%

Dividend yield

What is News current dividend yield

News's dividend yield of 1.32% is lower than the Communication Services sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Communication Services sector average of 3.15%, News's dividend yield is 58% lower. The current dividend yield is in line with the historical average of 1.3% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is NWSA dividend payout history and dates

News has been paying dividends since 2016. NWSA has issued two dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has not changed for the last year. But since the stock price has gone down by 36% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 56%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 13, 2022 Oct 12, 2022 Aug 8, 2022 $0.1 normal
Mar 15, 2022 Apr 13, 2022 Feb 3, 2022 $0.1 normal
Sep 14, 2021 Oct 13, 2021 Aug 5, 2021 $0.1 normal
Mar 16, 2021 Apr 14, 2021 Feb 4, 2021 $0.1 normal
Sep 15, 2020 Oct 14, 2020 Aug 17, 2020 $0.1 normal
Mar 10, 2020 Apr 15, 2020 Feb 6, 2020 $0.1 normal
Sep 10, 2019 Oct 16, 2019 Aug 8, 2019 $0.1 normal
Mar 12, 2019 Apr 17, 2019 Feb 7, 2019 $0.1 normal
Sep 11, 2018 Oct 17, 2018 Aug 9, 2018 $0.1 normal
Mar 13, 2018 Apr 18, 2018 Feb 8, 2018 $0.1 normal
Sep 12, 2017 Oct 18, 2017 Aug 10, 2017 $0.1 normal
Mar 13, 2017 Apr 19, 2017 Feb 9, 2017 $0.1 normal
Sep 12, 2016 Oct 19, 2016 Aug 8, 2016 $0.1 normal
Mar 7, 2016 Apr 13, 2016 Feb 10, 2016 $0.1 normal
Sep 14, 2015 Oct 21, 2015 Aug 12, 2015 $0.1 normal

News dividend payout ratio

What is News dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

News's payout ratio of 18.9% is below the Communication Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Communication Services sector average of 38.7%, News's payout ratio is 51% lower.

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

NWSA dividend vs peer dividends

How does NWSA dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
NWSA News Corp 1.32% $0.2 18.9%
NYT New York Times Co 1.11% $0.32 27.8%

Frequently asked questions

Does News pay a dividend?

Yes, News has been paying dividends for the last seven years.

When is News's next dividend?

NWSA hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, however if we take into account its recent dividend schedule, it is likely that its next dividend will be in March 2023.

When was NWSA's last dividend?

News's last regular dividend was on Sep 13, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.1 per share.

How much dividend does News pay (per share)?

NWSA's annualized dividend per share is $0.2.

What is News's dividend yield?

Currently News's dividend yield is 1.32%.

How often does News pay dividends?

News typically pays two dividends per year.

What is News's dividend payout ratio?

News's dividend payout ratio is 18.9%.

Does News pay a good dividend?

News's dividend yield is lower than the Communication Services sector average.