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AVA Avista dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Avista's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.44 per share was on Feb 17, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $1.71 per share represents a current dividend yield of 3.96%. The latest AVA distribution of $0.44 marks a dividend growth of 4%.

Key dates

  • AVA last dividend date: Feb 17, 2022
  • AVA next dividend date: May 26, 2022
AVA dividend stats
DPS
$1.71
Dividend yield
3.94%
Payout ratio
80.2%
vs. Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.01%
Payout ratio
58.5%

Dividend yield

What is Avista current dividend yield

AVA has a dividend yield of 3.96% which is above the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

What is AVA dividend payout history and dates

Avista has a history of paying dividends since 1994. Our records of AVA show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 4.3% for the last twelve months. And since the stock price has gone down by 6% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 11%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Feb 3, 2022 Feb 17, 2022 Mar 15, 2022 $0.44 normal
Nov 4, 2021 Nov 18, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 $0.423 normal
Aug 5, 2021 Aug 18, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 $0.423 normal
May 11, 2021 May 26, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 $0.423 normal
Feb 4, 2021 Feb 18, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 $0.423 normal
Nov 9, 2020 Dec 2, 2020 Dec 15, 2020 $0.405 normal
Aug 6, 2020 Aug 19, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 $0.405 normal
May 11, 2020 May 28, 2020 Jun 15, 2020 $0.405 normal
Feb 5, 2020 Feb 20, 2020 Mar 13, 2020 $0.405 normal
Nov 5, 2019 Nov 20, 2019 Dec 13, 2019 $0.388 normal
Aug 8, 2019 Aug 21, 2019 Sep 13, 2019 $0.388 normal
May 9, 2019 May 22, 2019 Jun 14, 2019 $0.388 normal
Feb 5, 2019 Feb 21, 2019 Mar 15, 2019 $0.388 normal
Nov 19, 2018 Nov 29, 2018 Dec 14, 2018 $0.373 normal
Aug 15, 2018 Aug 30, 2018 Sep 14, 2018 $0.373 normal
May 10, 2018 May 24, 2018 Jun 15, 2018 $0.373 normal
Feb 2, 2018 Feb 22, 2018 Mar 15, 2018 $0.373 normal
Nov 21, 2017 Nov 30, 2017 Dec 15, 2017 $0.358 normal
Aug 17, 2017 Aug 29, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 $0.358 normal
May 11, 2017 May 23, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 $0.358 normal
Feb 3, 2017 Feb 22, 2017 Mar 15, 2017 $0.358 normal
Nov 16, 2016 Dec 15, 2016 $0.343 normal
Aug 18, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 $0.343 normal
May 12, 2016 May 24, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 $0.343 normal
Feb 5, 2016 Feb 17, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 $0.343 normal

Dividend payout ratio

What is Avista dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

AVA has a payout ratio of 80.2% which is higher than the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average.

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