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BAX Baxter International Inc Dividend

Baxter International's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.28 per share was on Sep 2, 2021 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $1.05 per share represents a current dividend yield of 1.32%.

BAX next dividend date: Not announced

BAX
DPS
$1.05
Dividend yield
1.32%
Payout ratio
47.3%
Healthcare sector
Dividend yield
1.85%
Payout ratio
42.1%

Dividend yield

BAX has a dividend yield of 1.32% which is above the industry average but below the Healthcare sector and its peers average.

Dividend history

Baxter International has a history of paying dividends since 1995. Our records of BAX show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 13% for the last twelve months. And since the stock price has gone down by 2.6% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 16%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Jul 12, 2021 Sep 2, 2021 Oct 1, 2021 $0.28 normal
May 3, 2021 Jun 3, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 $0.28 normal
Feb 25, 2021 Apr 1, 2021 $0.245 normal
Nov 16, 2020 Dec 3, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 $0.245 normal
Jul 14, 2020 Aug 28, 2020 Oct 1, 2020 $0.245 normal
May 5, 2020 Jun 4, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 $0.245 normal
Feb 18, 2020 Feb 27, 2020 Apr 1, 2020 $0.22 normal
Nov 19, 2019 Dec 5, 2019 Jan 2, 2020 $0.22 normal
Jul 16, 2019 Aug 29, 2019 Oct 1, 2019 $0.22 normal
May 7, 2019 Jun 6, 2019 Jul 1, 2019 $0.22 normal
Feb 19, 2019 Feb 28, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 $0.19 normal
Nov 13, 2018 Nov 30, 2018 Jan 2, 2019 $0.19 normal
Jul 17, 2018 Aug 30, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 $0.19 normal
May 8, 2018 May 31, 2018 Jul 2, 2018 $0.19 normal
Feb 20, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 Apr 2, 2018 $0.16 normal
Nov 14, 2017 Nov 30, 2017 Jan 2, 2018 $0.16 normal
Jul 18, 2017 Aug 30, 2017 Oct 2, 2017 $0.16 normal
May 2, 2017 May 31, 2017 Jul 3, 2017 $0.16 normal
Feb 21, 2017 Mar 1, 2017 Apr 3, 2017 $0.13 normal
Nov 8, 2016 Nov 30, 2016 Jan 3, 2017 $0.13 normal
Jul 19, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $0.13 normal
May 3, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 Jul 1, 2016 $0.13 normal
Feb 16, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 $0.115 normal
Nov 10, 2015 Dec 2, 2015 Jan 4, 2016 $0.115 normal
Jul 29, 2015 Sep 2, 2015 Oct 1, 2015 $0.115 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

BAX has a payout ratio of 47.3% which is higher than the Healthcare sector and the industry average but lower than its peers average.

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