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AMT American Tower Corp Dividend

American Tower's most recent quarterly dividend was on Sep 27, 2021 (ex-date) with a cash dividend payment of $1.31 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $5.03 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 1.87% based on its recent close price. The latest dividend has increased by $0.04, or 3.1% from the prior payment.

AMT next dividend date: Not announced

AMT
DPS
$5.03
Dividend yield
1.87%
Payout ratio
101%
Real Estate sector
Dividend yield
3.41%
Payout ratio
94.6%

Dividend yield

AMT has a dividend yield of 1.87% which is lower than the Real Estate sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

American Tower has been paying dividends since 2011. AMT has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 16% for the last twelve months. And since the stock price has gone up by 11% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 4.8%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Sep 16, 2021 Sep 27, 2021 Oct 15, 2021 $1.31 normal
May 27, 2021 Jun 17, 2021 Jul 9, 2021 $1.27 normal
Mar 4, 2021 Apr 12, 2021 Apr 29, 2021 $1.24 normal
Dec 3, 2020 Dec 24, 2020 Feb 2, 2021 $1.21 normal
Sep 10, 2020 Sep 25, 2020 Oct 16, 2020 $1.14 normal
May 19, 2020 Jun 18, 2020 Jul 10, 2020 $1.1 normal
Mar 13, 2020 Apr 13, 2020 Apr 29, 2020 $1.08 normal
Dec 12, 2019 Dec 26, 2019 Jan 14, 2020 $1.01 normal
Sep 24, 2019 Sep 26, 2019 Oct 17, 2019 $0.95 normal
May 22, 2019 Jun 18, 2019 Jul 12, 2019 $0.92 normal
Mar 7, 2019 Apr 10, 2019 Apr 26, 2019 $0.9 normal
Dec 4, 2018 Dec 26, 2018 Jan 14, 2019 $0.84 normal
Sep 6, 2018 Sep 27, 2018 Oct 17, 2018 $0.79 normal
May 24, 2018 Jun 18, 2018 Jul 13, 2018 $0.77 normal
Mar 8, 2018 Apr 10, 2018 Apr 27, 2018 $0.75 normal
Dec 7, 2017 Dec 27, 2017 Jan 16, 2018 $0.7 normal
Sep 12, 2017 Sep 28, 2017 Oct 17, 2017 $0.66 normal
Jun 1, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 Jul 14, 2017 $0.64 normal
Mar 9, 2017 Apr 10, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 $0.62 normal
Dec 14, 2016 Dec 23, 2016 Jan 13, 2017 $0.58 normal
Sep 16, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 Oct 17, 2016 $0.55 normal
Jun 2, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 Jul 15, 2016 $0.53 normal
Mar 9, 2016 Apr 8, 2016 Apr 28, 2016 $0.51 normal
Dec 3, 2015 Dec 14, 2015 Jan 13, 2016 $0.49 normal
Sep 10, 2015 Sep 21, 2015 Oct 7, 2015 $0.46 normal
Jun 15, 2015 Jul 16, 2015 $0.44 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

AMT has a payout ratio of 101% which is higher than the Real Estate sector and the industry average.

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