American Equity Investment Life Holding's most recent annual dividend of $0.34 per share was on Nov 26, 2021 (ex-date). At an annualized rate of $0.34 per share, the stock yields 0.82%. The latest AEL distribution of $0.34 marks a dividend growth of 6%.
AEL has a dividend yield of 0.82% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.
American Equity Investment Life Holding has a history of paying dividends since 2003. Our records of AEL show that the company has issued one annual dividend in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 6% for the last year. However since the stock price has gone up by 36% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 22%.
|Declared on||Ex-date||Payment date||Amount||Type|
|Nov 22, 2021||Nov 26, 2021||Dec 13, 2021||$0.34||normal|
|Nov 16, 2020||Nov 24, 2020||Dec 10, 2020||$0.32||normal|
|Nov 22, 2019||Dec 2, 2019||Dec 12, 2019||$0.3||normal|
|Nov 15, 2018||Nov 27, 2018||Dec 12, 2018||$0.28||normal|
|Nov 16, 2017||Nov 28, 2017||Dec 12, 2017||$0.26||normal|
|Nov 17, 2016||Dec 1, 2016||Dec 20, 2016||$0.24||normal|
AEL has a payout ratio of 4.6% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.