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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 Dec 14, 2022. The dividend distribution stands at $0.96 per share annually, which comes to a dividend yield of 3.8%.

Key dates

  • PARA last dividend date: Dec 14, 2022
  • PARA next dividend date: Not announced
PARA dividend stats
DPS
$0.96
Dividend yield
3.9%
Payout ratio
20.1%
vs. Communication Services sector
Dividend yield
2.51%
Payout ratio
41.2%

Dividend yield

What is Paramount Global current dividend yield

Paramount Global's dividend yield of 3.8% is higher than the Communication Services sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Communication Services sector average of 2.51%, Paramount Global's dividend yield is 51% higher. The current dividend yield is higher than the historical average of 3.1% of the last 5 years.

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 23% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 30%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Dec 14, 2022 Jan 3, 2023 Sep 21, 2022 $0.24 normal
Sep 14, 2022 Oct 3, 2022 Aug 2, 2022 $0.24 normal
Jun 14, 2022 Jul 1, 2022 Apr 5, 2022 $0.24 normal
Mar 14, 2022 Apr 1, 2022 Feb 10, 2022 $0.24 normal
Dec 14, 2021 Jan 3, 2022 Oct 6, 2021 $0.24 normal
Sep 14, 2021 Oct 1, 2021 Aug 2, 2021 $0.24 normal
Jun 14, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 May 26, 2021 $0.24 normal
Mar 12, 2021 Apr 1, 2021 Feb 9, 2021 $0.24 normal
Dec 14, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 Oct 21, 2020 $0.24 normal
Sep 14, 2020 Oct 1, 2020 Aug 3, 2020 $0.24 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 May 19, 2020 $0.24 normal
Mar 13, 2020 Apr 1, 2020 Feb 12, 2020 $0.24 normal
Dec 27, 2019 Jan 10, 2020 Dec 19, 2019 $0.24 normal

Paramount Global dividend payout ratio

What is Paramount Global dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Paramount Global's payout ratio of 20.1% is below the Communication Services sector and the industry average. If we compare it with its Communication Services sector average of 41.2%, Paramount Global's payout ratio is 51% lower.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does Paramount Global pay a dividend?

Yes, Paramount Global has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. PARA has been paying dividends since 2005.

When is Paramount Global's next dividend?

PARA hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, but if we take into consideration its recent dividend history, it is likely that its next dividend will be in March 2023.

When was PARA's last dividend?

Paramount Global's last regular dividend was on Dec 14, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.24 per share.

How much dividend does Paramount Global pay (per share)?

PARA has paid dividend of $0.96 per share in the last year.

What is Paramount Global's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Paramount Global is 3.8%.

How often does Paramount Global pay dividends?

Paramount Global pays four dividends per year.

What is Paramount Global's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Paramount Global is 20.1%.

Does Paramount Global pay a good dividend?

Paramount Global's dividend yield is higher than the Communication Services sector average.