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AOS Smith A O dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Smith A O's last quarterly dividend was on Apr 29, 2024 (ex-date) with a distribution of $0.32 per share. At an annualized rate of $1.26 per share, the stock yields 1.42%.

Key dates

  • AOS last dividend date: Apr 29, 2024
  • AOS next dividend date: Jul 31, 2024
AOS dividend stats
DPS
$1.26
Dividend yield
1.55%
Payout ratio
32.6%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.4%
Payout ratio
32.7%

Dividend yield

What is Smith A O current dividend yield

Smith A O's dividend yield of 1.42% is higher than the Industrials sector and the industry average. But in comparison with the Industrials sector average of 1.4%, Smith A O's dividend yield is only 1.4% higher. The historical 5-year average of AOS's dividend yield is 1.8%, which is higher than the current one.

Dividend history

What is AOS dividend payout history and dates

Smith A O has been paying dividends since 1994. AOS has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has grown by 7% for the last twelve months. However with the stock price up by 17% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 9%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Apr 29, 2024 May 15, 2024 Apr 9, 2024 $0.32 normal
Jan 30, 2024 Feb 15, 2024 Jan 16, 2024 $0.32 normal
Oct 30, 2023 Nov 15, 2023 Oct 9, 2023 $0.32 normal
Jul 28, 2023 Aug 15, 2023 Jul 10, 2023 $0.3 normal
Apr 27, 2023 May 15, 2023 Apr 10, 2023 $0.3 normal
Jan 30, 2023 Feb 15, 2023 Jan 17, 2023 $0.3 normal
Oct 28, 2022 Nov 15, 2022 Oct 12, 2022 $0.3 normal
Jul 28, 2022 Aug 15, 2022 Jul 11, 2022 $0.28 normal
Apr 28, 2022 May 16, 2022 Apr 11, 2022 $0.28 normal
Jan 28, 2022 Feb 15, 2022 Jan 18, 2022 $0.28 normal
Oct 28, 2021 Nov 15, 2021 Oct 11, 2021 $0.28 normal
Jul 29, 2021 Aug 16, 2021 Jul 12, 2021 $0.26 normal
Apr 29, 2021 May 17, 2021 Apr 12, 2021 $0.26 normal
Jan 28, 2021 Feb 16, 2021 Jan 15, 2021 $0.26 normal
Oct 29, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 Oct 12, 2020 $0.26 normal
Jul 30, 2020 Aug 17, 2020 Jul 13, 2020 $0.24 normal
Apr 29, 2020 May 15, 2020 Apr 14, 2020 $0.24 normal
Jan 30, 2020 Feb 18, 2020 Jan 16, 2020 $0.24 normal
Oct 30, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 Oct 10, 2019 $0.24 normal
Jul 30, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 Jul 8, 2019 $0.22 normal
Apr 29, 2019 May 15, 2019 Apr 8, 2019 $0.22 normal
Jan 30, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 Jan 16, 2019 $0.22 normal
Oct 30, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 Oct 9, 2018 $0.22 normal
Jul 30, 2018 Aug 15, 2018 Jul 9, 2018 $0.18 normal
Apr 27, 2018 May 15, 2018 Apr 9, 2018 $0.18 normal
Jan 30, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 Jan 19, 2018 $0.18 normal
Oct 30, 2017 Nov 15, 2017 Oct 9, 2017 $0.14 normal
Jul 27, 2017 Aug 15, 2017 Jul 10, 2017 $0.14 normal
Apr 26, 2017 May 15, 2017 Apr 12, 2017 $0.14 normal
Jan 27, 2017 Feb 15, 2017 Jan 20, 2017 $0.14 normal
Oct 27, 2016 Nov 15, 2016 Oct 6, 2016 $0.12 normal
Jul 27, 2016 Aug 15, 2016 Jul 11, 2016 $0.12 normal
Apr 27, 2016 May 16, 2016 Apr 11, 2016 $0.12 normal
Feb 3, 2016 Feb 16, 2016 Jan 25, 2016 $0.12 normal
Oct 28, 2015 Nov 16, 2015 Oct 12, 2015 $0.095 normal

Smith A O dividend payout ratio

What is Smith A O dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Smith A O's payout ratio of 32.6% is above the industry average but below the Industrials sector average. But if we consider its Industrials sector average of 32.7%, Smith A O's payout ratio is only 0.3% lower.

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

AOS dividend vs peer dividends

How does AOS dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
AOS Smith A O Corp 1.55% $1.26 32.6%
FELE Franklin Electric Co Inc 0.95% $0.95 23.3%
LII Lennox International Inc 0.78% $4.45 25.7%
AAON Aaon Inc 0.35% $0.32 14.5%

Frequently asked questions

Does Smith A O pay a dividend?

Yes, Smith A O has been paying dividends for the last 30 years.

When is Smith A O's next dividend?

AOS's next dividend date is Jul 31, 2024 (ex-date).

When was AOS's last dividend?

Smith A O's last regular dividend was on Apr 29, 2024 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.32 per share.

How much dividend does Smith A O pay (per share)?

On an annual basis AOS pays $1.26 per share.

What is Smith A O's dividend yield?

Smith A O's current dividend yield is 1.42%.

How often does Smith A O pay dividends?

Smith A O has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Smith A O's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Smith A O is 32.6%.

Does Smith A O pay a good dividend?

Smith A O's dividend yield is in line with the Industrials sector average.