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STRA Strategic Education dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Strategic Education's latest quarterly dividend of $0.6 per share was on Sep 1, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $2.4 per share represents a current dividend yield of 3.91%.

Key dates

  • STRA last dividend date: Sep 1, 2022
  • STRA next dividend date: Not announced
STRA dividend stats
DPS
$2.4
Dividend yield
3.88%
Payout ratio
120%
vs. Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.38%
Payout ratio
49%

Dividend yield

What is Strategic Education current dividend yield

STRA has a dividend yield of 3.91% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector average. In comparison with the Consumer Defensive sector average of 2.38%, Strategic Education's dividend yield is 64% higher. Historically STRA's dividend yield has averaged at 2.2% in the last 5 years, which is lower than the current one.

Dividend history

What is STRA dividend payout history and dates

Strategic Education has a dividend history dating as far as 1996, but lately the company has recorded five consecutive years of dividend payments. Our records of STRA show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has remained the same since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock down by 15% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 17%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 1, 2022 Sep 12, 2022 Jul 27, 2022 $0.6 normal
May 26, 2022 Jun 6, 2022 Apr 28, 2022 $0.6 normal
Mar 4, 2022 Mar 14, 2022 Feb 25, 2022 $0.6 normal
Nov 26, 2021 Dec 6, 2021 Nov 4, 2021 $0.6 normal
Sep 2, 2021 Sep 13, 2021 $0.6 normal
May 27, 2021 Jun 7, 2021 Apr 29, 2021 $0.6 normal
Mar 5, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 Feb 26, 2021 $0.6 normal
Nov 27, 2020 Dec 7, 2020 Nov 5, 2020 $0.6 normal
Sep 3, 2020 Sep 14, 2020 Jul 29, 2020 $0.6 normal
May 29, 2020 Jun 8, 2020 Apr 29, 2020 $0.6 normal
Mar 6, 2020 Mar 16, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 $0.6 normal
Nov 22, 2019 Dec 9, 2019 Nov 7, 2019 $0.6 normal
Aug 30, 2019 Sep 16, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 $0.5 normal
May 24, 2019 Jun 10, 2019 May 1, 2019 $0.5 normal
Mar 8, 2019 Mar 18, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 $0.5 normal
Nov 30, 2018 Dec 17, 2018 Nov 8, 2018 $0.5 normal
Aug 30, 2018 Sep 7, 2018 Aug 1, 2018 $0.5 normal
Jun 1, 2018 Jun 18, 2018 May 2, 2018 $0.25 normal
Mar 9, 2018 Mar 19, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 $0.25 normal
Dec 1, 2017 Dec 18, 2017 Oct 30, 2017 $0.25 normal
Aug 31, 2017 Sep 18, 2017 Jul 26, 2017 $0.25 normal
Jun 1, 2017 Jun 19, 2017 May 3, 2017 $0.25 normal
Mar 2, 2017 Mar 20, 2017 Feb 16, 2017 $0.25 normal

Strategic Education dividend payout ratio

What is Strategic Education dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

STRA has a payout ratio of 120% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector average. In comparison with the Consumer Defensive sector average of 49%, Strategic Education's payout ratio is 145% higher.

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

STRA dividend vs peer dividends

How does STRA dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
STRA Strategic Education Inc 3.88% $2.4 120%
ESI Element Solutions Inc 1.89% $0.32 49.2%

Frequently asked questions

Does Strategic Education pay a dividend?

Yes, Strategic Education has been paying dividends for the last five years.

When is Strategic Education's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of STRA's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in December 2022.

When was STRA's last dividend?

Strategic Education's last dividend ex-date was on Sep 1, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.6 per share.

How much dividend does Strategic Education pay (per share)?

STRA has paid dividend of $2.4 per share in the last year.

What is Strategic Education's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Strategic Education is 3.91%.

How often does Strategic Education pay dividends?

Strategic Education pays dividends quarterly.

What is Strategic Education's dividend payout ratio?

Strategic Education's dividend payout ratio is 120%.

Does Strategic Education pay a good dividend?

Strategic Education's dividend yield is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector average.