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AFG American Financial Group Inc Dividend

American Financial Group's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.56 per share was made to shareholders on record before Oct 14, 2021. The payout stands at $2.06 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 1.54%. The latest AFG stock dividend of $0.56 is an increase from the previous $0.5 distribution, representing a growth of 12%.

AFG next dividend date: Not announced

AFG
DPS
$2.06
Dividend yield
1.54%
Payout ratio
7.6%
Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.51%
Payout ratio
32.1%

Dividend yield

American Financial Group's dividend yield of 1.54% is above its peers average but below the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

American Financial Group has been paying dividends for the last 26 years. According to our data AFG has issued six dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 11% for the last year. However since the stock price has gone up by 49% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 26%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Oct 1, 2021 Oct 14, 2021 Oct 25, 2021 $0.56 normal
Sep 14, 2021 Sep 27, 2021 Oct 5, 2021 $4 special
Jul 1, 2021 Jul 14, 2021 Jul 26, 2021 $0.5 normal
Apr 14, 2021 Apr 26, 2021 $0.5 normal
Jan 4, 2021 Jan 14, 2021 Jan 25, 2021 $0.5 normal
Dec 9, 2020 Dec 18, 2020 Dec 29, 2020 $2 normal
Oct 1, 2020 Oct 14, 2020 Oct 26, 2020 $0.5 normal
Jul 1, 2020 Jul 14, 2020 Jul 27, 2020 $0.45 normal
Apr 1, 2020 Apr 14, 2020 Apr 27, 2020 $0.45 normal
Jan 2, 2020 Jan 14, 2020 Jan 27, 2020 $0.45 normal
Nov 4, 2019 Nov 14, 2019 Nov 25, 2019 $1.8 special
Oct 1, 2019 Oct 11, 2019 Oct 25, 2019 $0.45 normal
Jul 1, 2019 Jul 12, 2019 Jul 25, 2019 $0.4 normal
May 1, 2019 May 14, 2019 May 28, 2019 $1.5 special
Apr 1, 2019 Apr 12, 2019 Apr 25, 2019 $0.4 normal
Jan 2, 2019 Jan 14, 2019 Jan 25, 2019 $0.4 normal
Nov 5, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 Nov 26, 2018 $1.5 special
Oct 1, 2018 Oct 12, 2018 Oct 25, 2018 $0.4 normal
Jul 2, 2018 Jul 12, 2018 Jul 25, 2018 $0.35 normal
May 2, 2018 May 14, 2018 May 25, 2018 $1.5 special
Apr 12, 2018 Apr 25, 2018 $0.35 normal
Jan 2, 2018 Jan 11, 2018 Jan 25, 2018 $0.35 normal
Nov 6, 2017 Nov 16, 2017 Nov 27, 2017 $2 special
Oct 2, 2017 Oct 12, 2017 Oct 25, 2017 $0.35 normal
Jul 3, 2017 Jul 12, 2017 Jul 25, 2017 $0.313 normal
May 3, 2017 May 11, 2017 May 25, 2017 $1.5 special
Apr 3, 2017 Apr 11, 2017 Apr 25, 2017 $0.313 normal
Jan 3, 2017 Jan 11, 2017 Jan 25, 2017 $0.313 normal
Nov 1, 2016 Nov 21, 2016 Dec 7, 2016 $1 special
Oct 3, 2016 Oct 12, 2016 Oct 25, 2016 $0.313 normal
Jul 1, 2016 Jul 13, 2016 Jul 25, 2016 $0.28 normal
Apr 1, 2016 Apr 13, 2016 Apr 25, 2016 $0.28 normal
Jan 4, 2016 Jan 13, 2016 Jan 25, 2016 $0.28 normal
Nov 3, 2015 Dec 11, 2015 Dec 24, 2015 $1 special

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

American Financial Group's payout ratio of 7.6% is below the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average.

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