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AYI Acuity Brands dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Acuity Brands's last quarterly dividend payment of $0.13 per share was made to shareholders on record before Jul 14, 2022. The dividend payment stands at $0.52 per share annually, which equates to a dividend yield of 0.31%.

Key dates

  • AYI last dividend date: Jul 14, 2022
  • AYI next dividend date: Oct 14, 2022
AYI dividend stats
DPS
$0.52
Dividend yield
0.31%
Payout ratio
5%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.62%
Payout ratio
28.9%

Dividend yield

What is Acuity Brands current dividend yield

AYI has a dividend yield of 0.31% which is below the Industrials sector and the industry average. Compared to its Industrials sector average of 1.62%, Acuity Brands's dividend yield is 81% lower. Historically AYI's dividend yield has averaged at 0.4% in the last 5 years, which is above the current yield.

Dividend history

What is AYI dividend payout history and dates

Acuity Brands has been paying dividends for the last 20 years. According to our records AYI has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has not changed since one year ago. However with the stock price down by 4% from a year ago, the dividend yield has grown by 5%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jul 14, 2022 Aug 1, 2022 Jun 29, 2022 $0.13 normal
Apr 14, 2022 May 2, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 $0.13 normal
Jan 19, 2022 Feb 1, 2022 Jan 6, 2022 $0.13 normal
Oct 14, 2021 Nov 1, 2021 Sep 28, 2021 $0.13 normal
Jul 15, 2021 Aug 2, 2021 Jun 25, 2021 $0.13 normal
Apr 15, 2021 May 3, 2021 Mar 25, 2021 $0.13 normal
Jan 19, 2021 Feb 1, 2021 Jan 6, 2021 $0.13 normal
Oct 16, 2020 Nov 2, 2020 Oct 6, 2020 $0.13 normal
Jul 16, 2020 Aug 3, 2020 Jun 25, 2020 $0.13 normal
Apr 16, 2020 May 1, 2020 Mar 27, 2020 $0.13 normal
Jan 16, 2020 Feb 3, 2020 Jan 8, 2020 $0.13 normal
Oct 17, 2019 Nov 1, 2019 Sep 27, 2019 $0.13 normal
Jul 16, 2019 Aug 1, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 $0.13 normal
Apr 16, 2019 May 1, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 $0.13 normal
Jan 17, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 Jan 4, 2019 $0.13 normal
Oct 17, 2018 Nov 1, 2018 Sep 28, 2018 $0.13 normal
Jul 17, 2018 Aug 1, 2018 Jun 29, 2018 $0.13 normal
Apr 16, 2018 May 1, 2018 Mar 29, 2018 $0.13 normal
Jan 19, 2018 Feb 1, 2018 Jan 5, 2018 $0.13 normal
Oct 17, 2017 Nov 1, 2017 Sep 29, 2017 $0.13 normal
Jul 14, 2017 Aug 1, 2017 Jun 27, 2017 $0.13 normal
Apr 12, 2017 May 1, 2017 Mar 30, 2017 $0.13 normal
Jan 19, 2017 Feb 1, 2017 Jan 6, 2017 $0.13 normal
Oct 14, 2016 Nov 1, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $0.13 normal
Jul 14, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 $0.13 normal
Apr 14, 2016 May 2, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 $0.13 normal
Jan 15, 2016 Feb 1, 2016 Jan 6, 2016 $0.13 normal

Acuity Brands dividend payout ratio

What is Acuity Brands dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

AYI has a payout ratio of 5% which is lower than the Industrials sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Industrials sector average of 28.9%, Acuity Brands's payout ratio is 83% lower.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does Acuity Brands pay a dividend?

Yes, Acuity Brands has been paying dividends for the last 20 years.

When is Acuity Brands's next dividend?

AYI's next dividend date is Oct 14, 2022 (ex-date).

When was AYI's last dividend?

Acuity Brands's last regular dividend was on Jul 14, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.13 per share.

How much dividend does Acuity Brands pay (per share)?

AYI's annualized dividend per share is $0.52.

What is Acuity Brands's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Acuity Brands is 0.31%.

How often does Acuity Brands pay dividends?

Acuity Brands pays dividends quarterly.

What is Acuity Brands's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Acuity Brands is 5%.

Does Acuity Brands pay a good dividend?

Acuity Brands's dividend yield is below the Industrials sector average.