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ACN Accenture dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Accenture's latest quarterly dividend of $1.12 per share was on Oct 12, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $4.03 per share represents a current dividend yield of 1.34%. The latest ACN payment of $1.12 marks a dividend growth of 15%.

Key dates

  • ACN last dividend date: Oct 12, 2022
  • ACN next dividend date: Not announced
ACN dividend stats
DPS
$4.03
Dividend yield
1.34%
Payout ratio
37.1%
vs. Technology sector
Dividend yield
1.55%
Payout ratio
28.2%

Dividend yield

What is Accenture current dividend yield

ACN has a dividend yield of 1.34% which is below the Technology sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with its Technology sector average of 1.55%, Accenture's dividend yield is 14% lower. Historically ACN's dividend yield has averaged at 1.4% in the last 5 years, which is similar to the current yield.

Dividend history

What is ACN dividend payout history and dates

Accenture has a history of paying dividends since 2006. Our records of ACN show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 12% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 17% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 34%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Oct 12, 2022 Nov 15, 2022 Sep 22, 2022 $1.12 normal
Jul 13, 2022 Aug 15, 2022 May 13, 2022 $0.97 normal
Apr 13, 2022 May 13, 2022 Mar 17, 2022 $0.97 normal
Jan 12, 2022 Feb 15, 2022 $0.97 normal
Oct 13, 2021 Nov 15, 2021 Sep 23, 2021 $0.97 normal
Jul 14, 2021 Aug 13, 2021 Jun 24, 2021 $0.88 normal
Apr 14, 2021 May 14, 2021 Mar 17, 2021 $0.88 normal
Jan 13, 2021 Feb 12, 2021 Dec 17, 2020 $0.88 normal
Oct 9, 2020 Nov 13, 2020 Sep 24, 2020 $0.88 normal
Jul 15, 2020 Aug 14, 2020 Jun 24, 2020 $0.8 normal
Apr 15, 2020 May 15, 2020 Mar 18, 2020 $0.8 normal
Jan 15, 2020 Feb 14, 2020 Dec 19, 2019 $0.8 normal
Oct 16, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 Sep 26, 2019 $0.8 normal
Apr 10, 2019 May 15, 2019 $1.46 normal
Oct 17, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 Sep 27, 2018 $1.46 normal
Apr 11, 2018 May 15, 2018 Mar 22, 2018 $1.33 normal
Oct 18, 2017 Nov 15, 2017 Sep 28, 2017 $1.33 normal
Apr 11, 2017 May 15, 2017 Mar 23, 2017 $1.21 normal
Oct 19, 2016 Nov 15, 2016 Sep 29, 2016 $1.21 normal
Apr 13, 2016 May 13, 2016 Mar 24, 2016 $1.1 normal
Oct 14, 2015 Nov 13, 2015 Sep 24, 2015 $1.1 normal

Accenture dividend payout ratio

What is Accenture dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

ACN has a payout ratio of 37.1% which is higher than the Technology sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Technology sector average of 28.2%, Accenture's payout ratio is 32% higher.

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

ACN dividend vs peer dividends

How does ACN dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
XRX Xerox Holdings Corp 6% $1 N/A
IBM International Business Machines Corp 4.43% $6.59 464.1%
EBAY Ebay Inc 1.95% $0.88 1,257.1%
CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp 1.73% $1.08 24%
ACN Accenture plc 1.34% $4.03 37.1%
G Genpact LTD 1.05% $0.48 26.5%

Frequently asked questions

Does Accenture pay a dividend?

Yes, Accenture has been paying dividends for the last 17 years.

When is Accenture's next dividend?

ACN 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 January 2023.

When was ACN's last dividend?

Accenture's last regular dividend was on Oct 12, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $1.12 per share.

How much dividend does Accenture pay (per share)?

ACN's annualized dividend per share is $4.03.

What is Accenture's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Accenture is 1.34%.

How often does Accenture pay dividends?

Accenture pays dividends quarterly.

What is Accenture's dividend payout ratio?

Accenture's dividend payout ratio is 37.1%.

Does Accenture pay a good dividend?

Accenture's dividend yield is less than the Technology sector average.