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PARA Paramount Global dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Paramount Global's latest quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Mar 14, 2022. The dividend distribution stands at $0.96 per share annually, which comes to a dividend yield of 3.43%.

Key dates

  • PARA last dividend date: Mar 14, 2022
  • PARA next dividend date: Jun 14, 2022
PARA dividend stats
DPS
$0.96
Dividend yield
3.43%
Payout ratio
15.5%
vs. Communication Services sector
Dividend yield
2.49%
Payout ratio
42.8%

Dividend yield

What is Paramount Global current dividend yield

Paramount Global's dividend yield of 3.43% is higher than the Communication Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

What is PARA dividend payout history and dates

Paramount Global has been paying dividends for the last 17 years. Our records show that PARA has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has remained the same for the last twelve months. However with the price of the stock down by 28% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 39%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Feb 10, 2022 Mar 14, 2022 Apr 1, 2022 $0.24 normal
Oct 6, 2021 Dec 14, 2021 Jan 3, 2022 $0.24 normal
Aug 2, 2021 Sep 14, 2021 Oct 1, 2021 $0.24 normal
May 26, 2021 Jun 14, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 $0.24 normal
Feb 9, 2021 Mar 12, 2021 Apr 1, 2021 $0.24 normal
Oct 21, 2020 Dec 14, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 $0.24 normal
Aug 3, 2020 Sep 14, 2020 Oct 1, 2020 $0.24 normal
May 19, 2020 Jun 12, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 $0.24 normal
Feb 12, 2020 Mar 13, 2020 Apr 1, 2020 $0.24 normal
Dec 19, 2019 Dec 27, 2019 Jan 10, 2020 $0.24 normal

Dividend payout ratio

What is Paramount Global dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Paramount Global's payout ratio of 15.5% is below the Communication Services sector and the industry average.

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