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UBSI United Bankshares dividend history, payout ratio & dates

United Bankshares's last quarterly cash dividend of $0.36 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Sep 8, 2022. At an annualized rate of $1.44 per share, the stock yields 3.79%.

Key dates

  • UBSI last dividend date: Sep 8, 2022
  • UBSI next dividend date: Not announced
UBSI dividend stats
DPS
$1.44
Dividend yield
3.79%
Payout ratio
55.8%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.77%
Payout ratio
30.1%

Dividend yield

What is United Bankshares current dividend yield

UBSI has a dividend yield of 3.79% which is above the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 2.77%, United Bankshares's dividend yield is 37% higher. Historically UBSI's dividend yield has averaged at 4.1% in the last 5 years, which is above the current yield.

Dividend history

What is UBSI dividend payout history and dates

United Bankshares has been paying dividends for the last 28 years. According to our records UBSI has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has grown by 2.9% for the last twelve months. However with the stock price up by 3% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 0.1%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 8, 2022 Oct 3, 2022 Aug 30, 2022 $0.36 normal
Jun 9, 2022 Jul 1, 2022 May 12, 2022 $0.36 normal
Mar 10, 2022 Apr 1, 2022 Feb 28, 2022 $0.36 normal
Dec 1, 2021 Jan 3, 2022 Nov 19, 2021 $0.36 normal
Sep 9, 2021 Oct 1, 2021 Aug 30, 2021 $0.35 normal
Jun 10, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 May 12, 2021 $0.35 normal
Mar 11, 2021 Apr 1, 2021 Feb 22, 2021 $0.35 normal
Dec 10, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 Nov 20, 2020 $0.35 normal
Sep 10, 2020 Oct 1, 2020 Aug 31, 2020 $0.35 normal
Jun 11, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 May 12, 2020 $0.35 normal
Mar 12, 2020 Apr 1, 2020 Feb 24, 2020 $0.35 normal
Dec 12, 2019 Jan 2, 2020 Nov 15, 2019 $0.35 normal
Sep 12, 2019 Oct 1, 2019 Aug 26, 2019 $0.34 normal
Jun 13, 2019 Jul 1, 2019 May 15, 2019 $0.34 normal
Mar 7, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 Feb 25, 2019 $0.34 normal
Dec 13, 2018 Jan 2, 2019 Nov 16, 2018 $0.34 normal
Sep 13, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 Aug 27, 2018 $0.34 normal
Jun 7, 2018 Jul 2, 2018 May 30, 2018 $0.34 normal
Mar 8, 2018 Apr 2, 2018 Feb 26, 2018 $0.34 normal
Dec 7, 2017 Jan 2, 2018 Nov 10, 2017 $0.34 normal
Sep 7, 2017 Oct 2, 2017 Aug 28, 2017 $0.33 normal
Jun 7, 2017 Jul 3, 2017 May 26, 2017 $0.33 normal
Mar 8, 2017 Apr 3, 2017 Feb 27, 2017 $0.33 normal
Dec 7, 2016 Jan 3, 2017 Nov 4, 2016 $0.33 normal
Sep 7, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 $0.33 normal
Jun 8, 2016 Jul 1, 2016 May 18, 2016 $0.33 normal

United Bankshares dividend payout ratio

What is United Bankshares dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

UBSI has a payout ratio of 55.8% which is higher than the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with the Financial Services sector average of 30.1%, United Bankshares's payout ratio is 85% higher.

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

UBSI dividend vs peer dividends

How does UBSI dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
HBAN Huntington Bancshares Inc 4.44% $0.62 54.4%
FNB Fnb Corp 3.84% $0.48 44%
UBSI United Bankshares Inc 3.79% $1.44 55.8%
FITB Fifth Third Bancorp 3.59% $1.23 36.8%
SNV Synovus Financial Corp 3.27% $1.35 28%
FCBC First Community Bankshares Inc 3.27% $1.1 42.3%
CHCO City Holding Co 2.63% $2.38 40.1%
MTB M&T Bank Corp 2.56% $4.8 44.5%
FCNCA First Citizens Bancshares Inc 0.22% $1.88 3.4%

Frequently asked questions

Does United Bankshares pay a dividend?

Yes, United Bankshares has been paying dividends for the last 28 years.

When is United Bankshares's next dividend?

UBSI hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, but if we take into consideration its recent dividend frequency, it is likely that its next dividend will be in December 2022.

When was UBSI's last dividend?

United Bankshares's last regular dividend was on Sep 8, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.36 per share.

How much dividend does United Bankshares pay (per share)?

UBSI's annualized dividend per share is $1.44.

What is United Bankshares's dividend yield?

United Bankshares's current dividend yield is 3.79%.

How often does United Bankshares pay dividends?

United Bankshares pays dividends quarterly.

What is United Bankshares's dividend payout ratio?

United Bankshares's dividend payout ratio is 55.8%.

Does United Bankshares pay a good dividend?

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