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ABT Abbott Laboratories dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Abbott Laboratories's latest quarterly dividend was on Apr 13, 2022 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.47 per share. At an annualized rate of $1.84 per share, the stock yields 1.67%.

Key dates

  • ABT last dividend date: Apr 13, 2022
  • ABT next dividend date: Jul 14, 2022
ABT dividend stats
DPS
$1.84
Dividend yield
1.67%
Payout ratio
42.3%
vs. Healthcare sector
Dividend yield
1.67%
Payout ratio
33.5%

Dividend yield

What is Abbott Laboratories current dividend yield

Abbott Laboratories's dividend yield of 1.67% is above the industry average but below its peers average.

Dividend history

What is ABT dividend payout history and dates

Abbott Laboratories has been paying dividends since 1994. ABT has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has grown by 14% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 6% from a year ago, the dividend yield has grown by 21%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Apr 13, 2022 May 16, 2022 Feb 18, 2022 $0.47 normal
Jan 13, 2022 Feb 15, 2022 Dec 10, 2021 $0.47 normal
Oct 14, 2021 Nov 15, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 $0.45 normal
Jul 14, 2021 Aug 16, 2021 Jun 11, 2021 $0.45 normal
Apr 14, 2021 May 17, 2021 Feb 19, 2021 $0.45 normal
Jan 14, 2021 Feb 16, 2021 Dec 11, 2020 $0.45 normal
Oct 14, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 Sep 17, 2020 $0.36 normal
Jul 14, 2020 Aug 17, 2020 Jun 12, 2020 $0.36 normal
Apr 14, 2020 May 15, 2020 Feb 21, 2020 $0.36 normal
Jan 14, 2020 Feb 14, 2020 Dec 13, 2019 $0.36 normal
Oct 11, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 Sep 12, 2019 $0.32 normal
Jul 12, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 Jun 14, 2019 $0.32 normal
Apr 12, 2019 May 15, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 $0.32 normal
Jan 14, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 Dec 14, 2018 $0.32 normal
Oct 12, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 Sep 13, 2018 $0.28 normal
Jul 12, 2018 Aug 15, 2018 Jun 8, 2018 $0.28 normal
Apr 12, 2018 May 15, 2018 Feb 16, 2018 $0.28 normal
Jan 11, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 Dec 15, 2017 $0.28 normal
Oct 12, 2017 Nov 15, 2017 Sep 14, 2017 $0.265 normal
Jul 12, 2017 Aug 15, 2017 Jun 9, 2017 $0.265 normal
Apr 11, 2017 May 15, 2017 Feb 17, 2017 $0.265 normal
Jan 11, 2017 Feb 15, 2017 Dec 9, 2016 $0.265 normal
Oct 12, 2016 Nov 15, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 $0.26 normal
Jul 13, 2016 Aug 15, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 $0.26 normal
Apr 13, 2016 May 16, 2016 Feb 19, 2016 $0.26 normal
Jan 13, 2016 Feb 16, 2016 Dec 11, 2015 $0.26 normal
Oct 13, 2015 Nov 15, 2015 Sep 17, 2015 $0.24 normal
Jul 13, 2015 Aug 15, 2015 Jun 12, 2015 $0.24 normal

Abbott Laboratories dividend payout ratio

What is Abbott Laboratories dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Abbott Laboratories's payout ratio of 42.3% is above the Healthcare sector average but below the industry and its peers average.

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

ABT dividend vs peer dividends

How does ABT dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
PFE Pfizer Inc 3.02% $1.58 35.6%
MDT Medtronic plc 2.81% $2.57 68.5%
BMY Bristol Myers Squibb Co 2.75% $2.11 74.3%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 2.4% $4.31 57.2%
ABT Abbott Laboratories 1.67% $1.84 42.3%
TMO Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc 0.2% $1.12 5.8%