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WERN Werner Enterprises dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Werner Enterprises's latest quarterly dividend of $0.13 per share was on Sep 30, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $0.5 per share represents a current dividend yield of 1.33%.

Key dates

  • WERN last dividend date: Sep 30, 2022
  • WERN next dividend date: Not announced
WERN dividend stats
DPS
$0.5
Dividend yield
1.33%
Payout ratio
12.4%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.74%
Payout ratio
28.9%

Dividend yield

What is Werner Enterprises current dividend yield

Werner Enterprises's dividend yield of 1.33% is higher than the industry and its peers average but lower than the Industrials sector average. If we compare it with the Industrials sector average of 1.74%, Werner Enterprises's dividend yield is 24% lower. The historical 5-year average of WERN's dividend yield is 1.0%, which is less than the current one.

Dividend history

What is WERN dividend payout history and dates

Werner Enterprises has a history of paying dividends since 1994. Our records of WERN show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 16% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 14% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 36%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 30, 2022 Oct 18, 2022 Aug 9, 2022 $0.13 normal
Jul 1, 2022 Jul 19, 2022 May 13, 2022 $0.13 normal
Apr 14, 2022 May 3, 2022 Mar 7, 2022 $0.12 normal
Dec 31, 2021 Jan 18, 2022 Nov 9, 2021 $0.12 normal
Oct 1, 2021 Oct 19, 2021 Aug 17, 2021 $0.12 normal
Jul 2, 2021 Jul 20, 2021 May 12, 2021 $0.12 normal
Apr 16, 2021 May 4, 2021 Feb 25, 2021 $0.1 normal
Dec 31, 2020 Jan 19, 2021 Nov 17, 2020 $0.09 normal
Oct 2, 2020 Oct 20, 2020 Aug 17, 2020 $0.09 normal
Jul 2, 2020 Jul 21, 2020 May 14, 2020 $0.09 normal
Apr 17, 2020 May 5, 2020 Mar 3, 2020 $0.09 normal
Jan 3, 2020 Jan 21, 2020 Nov 21, 2019 $0.09 normal
Oct 4, 2019 Oct 22, 2019 Aug 22, 2019 $0.09 normal
Jun 28, 2019 Jul 16, 2019 May 14, 2019 $0.09 normal
May 23, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 May 14, 2019 $3.75 special
Apr 12, 2019 May 7, 2019 Mar 18, 2019 $0.09 normal
Dec 31, 2018 Jan 15, 2019 Nov 15, 2018 $0.09 normal
Sep 28, 2018 Oct 16, 2018 Aug 15, 2018 $0.09 normal
Jun 29, 2018 Jul 17, 2018 May 9, 2018 $0.09 normal
Apr 13, 2018 May 1, 2018 Mar 19, 2018 $0.07 normal
Dec 29, 2017 Jan 16, 2018 Nov 15, 2017 $0.07 normal
Sep 29, 2017 Oct 17, 2017 Aug 17, 2017 $0.07 normal
Jun 30, 2017 Jul 18, 2017 May 15, 2017 $0.07 normal
Apr 12, 2017 May 2, 2017 Feb 14, 2017 $0.06 normal
Dec 29, 2016 Jan 17, 2017 Nov 15, 2016 $0.06 normal
Sep 29, 2016 Oct 18, 2016 Aug 19, 2016 $0.06 normal
Jul 6, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 $0.06 normal
Apr 14, 2016 May 3, 2016 Feb 23, 2016 $0.06 normal

Werner Enterprises dividend payout ratio

What is Werner Enterprises dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Werner Enterprises's payout ratio of 12.4% is above the industry and its peers average but below the Industrials sector average. Compared to its Industrials sector average of 28.9%, Werner Enterprises's payout ratio is 57% lower.

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

WERN dividend vs peer dividends

How does WERN dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
WERN Werner Enterprises Inc 1.33% $0.5 12.4%
MRTN Marten Transport Ltd 1.15% $0.22 17.2%
JBHT Hunt J B Transport Services Inc 0.96% $1.5 16.7%
KNX Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc 0.94% $0.46 8.6%
HTLD Heartland Express Inc 0.56% $0.08 4.6%

Frequently asked questions

Does Werner Enterprises pay a dividend?

Yes, Werner Enterprises has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. WERN has been paying dividends since 1994.

When is Werner Enterprises's next dividend?

WERN 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 December 2022.

When was WERN's last dividend?

Werner Enterprises's last regular dividend was on Sep 30, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.13 per share.

How much dividend does Werner Enterprises pay (per share)?

On an annual basis WERN pays $0.5 per share.

What is Werner Enterprises's dividend yield?

Werner Enterprises's current dividend yield is 1.33%.

How often does Werner Enterprises pay dividends?

Werner Enterprises has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Werner Enterprises's dividend payout ratio?

Werner Enterprises's dividend payout ratio is 12.4%.

Does Werner Enterprises pay a good dividend?

Werner Enterprises's dividend yield is less than the Industrials sector average.