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AEL American Equity Investment Life Holding Co Dividend

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 0.96%. The latest AEL distribution of $0.34 marks a dividend growth of 6%.

AEL next dividend date: Not announced

AEL
DPS
$0.34
Dividend yield
0.96%
Payout ratio
9.5%
Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.51%
Payout ratio
32.1%

Dividend yield

AEL has a dividend yield of 0.96% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

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 26% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 15%.

Recent dividends

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

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

AEL has a payout ratio of 9.5% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

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