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AEL American Equity Investment Life Holding dividend history, payout ratio & dates

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%.

Key dates

  • AEL last dividend date: Nov 26, 2021
  • AEL next dividend date: Not announced
AEL dividend stats
DPS
$0.34
Dividend yield
0.82%
Payout ratio
4.6%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.71%
Payout ratio
33.7%

Dividend yield

What is American Equity Investment Life Holding current dividend yield

AEL has a dividend yield of 0.82% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

What is AEL dividend payout history and dates

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%.

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 payout ratio

What is American Equity Investment Life Holding dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

AEL has a payout ratio of 4.6% which is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

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