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ABBV AbbVie dividend history, payout ratio & dates

AbbVie's most recent quarterly dividend was on Oct 13, 2022 (ex-date) with a cash dividend payment of $1.41 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $5.64 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 3.56% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • ABBV last dividend date: Oct 13, 2022
  • ABBV next dividend date: Jan 12, 2023
ABBV dividend stats
DPS
$5.64
Dividend yield
3.56%
Payout ratio
74.9%
vs. Healthcare sector
Dividend yield
1.68%
Payout ratio
37.8%

Dividend yield

What is AbbVie current dividend yield

ABBV has a dividend yield of 3.56% which is higher than the Healthcare sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with the Healthcare sector average of 1.68%, AbbVie's dividend yield is 112% higher. The historical 5-year average of ABBV's dividend yield is 4.4%, which is more than the current one.

Dividend history

What is ABBV dividend payout history and dates

AbbVie has been paying dividends since 2013. ABBV has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 8% for the last year. But since the stock price has gone up by 36% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 20%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Oct 13, 2022 Nov 15, 2022 Sep 9, 2022 $1.41 normal
Jul 14, 2022 Aug 15, 2022 Jun 23, 2022 $1.41 normal
Apr 13, 2022 May 16, 2022 Feb 17, 2022 $1.41 normal
Jan 13, 2022 Feb 15, 2022 Oct 29, 2021 $1.41 normal
Oct 14, 2021 Nov 15, 2021 Sep 10, 2021 $1.3 normal
Jul 14, 2021 Aug 16, 2021 Jun 17, 2021 $1.3 normal
Apr 14, 2021 May 14, 2021 Feb 18, 2021 $1.3 normal
Jan 14, 2021 Feb 16, 2021 Oct 30, 2020 $1.3 normal
Oct 14, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 Sep 11, 2020 $1.18 normal
Jul 14, 2020 Aug 14, 2020 Jun 17, 2020 $1.18 normal
Apr 14, 2020 May 15, 2020 Feb 20, 2020 $1.18 normal
Jan 14, 2020 Feb 14, 2020 Nov 1, 2019 $1.18 normal
Oct 11, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 Sep 6, 2019 $1.07 normal
Jul 12, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 Jun 20, 2019 $1.07 normal
Apr 12, 2019 May 15, 2019 Feb 21, 2019 $1.07 normal
Jan 14, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 Nov 2, 2018 $1.07 normal
Oct 12, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 Sep 7, 2018 $0.96 normal
Jul 12, 2018 Aug 15, 2018 Jun 14, 2018 $0.96 normal
Apr 12, 2018 May 15, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 $0.96 normal
Jan 11, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 Oct 27, 2017 $0.71 normal
Oct 12, 2017 Nov 15, 2017 Sep 8, 2017 $0.64 normal
Jul 12, 2017 Aug 15, 2017 Jun 22, 2017 $0.64 normal
Apr 11, 2017 May 15, 2017 Feb 16, 2017 $0.64 normal
Jan 11, 2017 Feb 15, 2017 Oct 28, 2016 $0.64 normal
Oct 12, 2016 Nov 15, 2016 Sep 9, 2016 $0.57 normal
Jul 13, 2016 Aug 15, 2016 Jun 16, 2016 $0.57 normal
Apr 13, 2016 May 16, 2016 Feb 18, 2016 $0.57 normal
Jan 13, 2016 Feb 16, 2016 Oct 30, 2015 $0.57 normal
Oct 13, 2015 Nov 14, 2015 $0.51 normal
Jul 13, 2015 Aug 14, 2015 Jun 18, 2015 $0.51 normal

AbbVie dividend payout ratio

What is AbbVie dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

ABBV has a payout ratio of 74.9% which is higher than the Healthcare sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with the Healthcare sector average of 37.8%, AbbVie's payout ratio is 98% higher.

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

ABBV dividend vs peer dividends

How does ABBV dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
ABBV AbbVie Inc 3.56% $5.64 74.9%
GILD Gilead Sciences Inc 3.4% $2.9 108.6%
PFE Pfizer Inc 3.23% $1.6 30.1%
AMGN Amgen Inc 2.75% $7.76 62%
BMY Bristol Myers Squibb Co 2.73% $2.16 69.9%
LLY ELI LILLY & Co 1.07% $3.92 58.7%

Frequently asked questions

Does AbbVie pay a dividend?

Yes, AbbVie has been paying dividends for the last nine years.

When is AbbVie's next dividend?

ABBV has announced its next dividend with ex-date Jan 12, 2023.

When was ABBV's last dividend?

AbbVie's last dividend ex-date was on Oct 13, 2022. The dividend amount was $1.41 per share.

How much dividend does AbbVie pay (per share)?

ABBV's annualized dividend per share is $5.64.

What is AbbVie's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of AbbVie is 3.56%.

How often does AbbVie pay dividends?

AbbVie has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is AbbVie's dividend payout ratio?

AbbVie's dividend payout ratio is 74.9%.

Does AbbVie pay a good dividend?

AbbVie's dividend yield is more than the Healthcare sector average.