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PFIS Peoples Financial Services dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Peoples Financial Services's latest quarterly dividend was on Aug 30, 2022 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.4 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $1.56 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 2.87% based on its recent close price. The latest dividend marks an increase of $0.01, or 2.6% from the prior distribution.

Key dates

  • PFIS last dividend date: Aug 30, 2022
  • PFIS next dividend date: Nov 29, 2022
PFIS dividend stats
DPS
$1.56
Dividend yield
2.87%
Payout ratio
24.7%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.68%
Payout ratio
30.6%

Dividend yield

What is Peoples Financial Services current dividend yield

Peoples Financial Services's dividend yield of 2.87% is above the Financial Services sector and the industry average but below its peers average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 2.68%, Peoples Financial Services's dividend yield is 7% higher. Historically PFIS's dividend yield has averaged at 3.2% in the last 5 years, which is above the current yield.

Dividend history

What is PFIS dividend payout history and dates

Peoples Financial Services has been paying dividends since 2002. PFIS has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share marks an increase of 5% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 12% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 6%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 30, 2022 Sep 15, 2022 Jul 29, 2022 $0.4 normal
May 27, 2022 Jun 15, 2022 Apr 29, 2022 $0.39 normal
Feb 25, 2022 Mar 15, 2022 Jan 28, 2022 $0.39 normal
Nov 29, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 Oct 29, 2021 $0.38 normal
Aug 30, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 Jul 30, 2021 $0.38 normal
May 27, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 Apr 30, 2021 $0.37 normal
Feb 25, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 Jan 29, 2021 $0.37 normal
Nov 27, 2020 Dec 15, 2020 Oct 30, 2020 $0.36 normal
Aug 28, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Jul 31, 2020 $0.36 normal
May 28, 2020 Jun 15, 2020 Apr 24, 2020 $0.36 normal
Feb 27, 2020 Mar 13, 2020 Feb 7, 2020 $0.36 normal
Nov 27, 2019 Dec 13, 2019 Oct 25, 2019 $0.35 normal
Aug 29, 2019 Sep 13, 2019 Jul 26, 2019 $0.34 normal
May 30, 2019 Jun 14, 2019 Apr 26, 2019 $0.34 normal
Feb 27, 2019 Mar 15, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 $0.34 normal
Nov 29, 2018 Dec 14, 2018 Oct 26, 2018 $0.33 normal
Aug 30, 2018 Sep 14, 2018 Jul 27, 2018 $0.33 normal
May 30, 2018 Jun 15, 2018 Apr 27, 2018 $0.33 normal
Feb 27, 2018 Mar 15, 2018 Jan 26, 2018 $0.32 normal
Nov 29, 2017 Dec 15, 2017 Oct 27, 2017 $0.32 normal
Aug 29, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 Jul 28, 2017 $0.32 normal
May 26, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 $0.31 normal
Feb 24, 2017 Mar 15, 2017 Jan 27, 2017 $0.31 normal
Nov 28, 2016 Dec 15, 2016 Oct 28, 2016 $0.31 normal
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 Jul 29, 2016 $0.31 normal

Peoples Financial Services dividend payout ratio

What is Peoples Financial Services dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Peoples Financial Services's payout ratio of 24.7% is below the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 30.6%, Peoples Financial Services's payout ratio is 19% lower.

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

PFIS dividend vs peer dividends

How does PFIS dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
FFBC First Financial Bancorp 3.56% $0.92 43.8%
FNB Fnb Corp 3.49% $0.48 42.1%
FCF First Commonwealth Financial Corp 3.28% $0.48 35.2%
FULT Fulton Financial Corp 3.22% $0.59 37.6%
UVSP UNIVEST FINANCIAL Corp 3.02% $0.83 34%
PFIS Peoples Financial Services Corp 2.87% $1.56 24.7%
SMMF Summit Financial Group Inc 2.6% $0.74 19%

Frequently asked questions

Does Peoples Financial Services pay a dividend?

Yes, Peoples Financial Services has been paying dividends for the last 20 years.

When is Peoples Financial Services's next dividend?

PFIS has announced its next dividend with ex-date Nov 29, 2022.

When was PFIS's last dividend?

Peoples Financial Services's last dividend ex-date was on Aug 30, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.4 per share.

How much dividend does Peoples Financial Services pay (per share)?

PFIS's annualized dividend per share is $1.56.

What is Peoples Financial Services's dividend yield?

Currently Peoples Financial Services's dividend yield is 2.87%.

How often does Peoples Financial Services pay dividends?

Peoples Financial Services pays dividends quarterly.

What is Peoples Financial Services's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Peoples Financial Services is 24.7%.

Does Peoples Financial Services pay a good dividend?

Peoples Financial Services's dividend yield is above the Financial Services sector average.