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BBY Best Buy dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Best Buy's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.88 per share was made to shareholders on record before Sep 19, 2022. At an annualized rate of $3.34 per share, the stock yields 4.96%.

Key dates

  • BBY last dividend date: Sep 19, 2022
  • BBY next dividend date: Not announced
BBY dividend stats
DPS
$3.34
Dividend yield
4.96%
Payout ratio
44.5%
vs. Consumer Cyclical sector
Dividend yield
2.67%
Payout ratio
29.6%

Dividend yield

What is Best Buy current dividend yield

Best Buy's dividend yield of 4.96% is higher than the Consumer Cyclical sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Consumer Cyclical sector average of 2.67%, Best Buy's dividend yield is 86% higher. Historically BBY's dividend yield has averaged at 2.7% in the last 5 years, which is less than the current one.

Dividend history

What is BBY dividend payout history and dates

Best Buy has been paying dividends for the last 18 years. According to our data BBY has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 26% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 36% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 97%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 19, 2022 Oct 11, 2022 Aug 30, 2022 $0.88 normal
Jun 13, 2022 Jul 5, 2022 May 24, 2022 $0.88 normal
Mar 23, 2022 Apr 14, 2022 Mar 3, 2022 $0.88 normal
Dec 13, 2021 Jan 4, 2022 Nov 23, 2021 $0.7 normal
Sep 13, 2021 Oct 5, 2021 Aug 24, 2021 $0.7 normal
Jun 16, 2021 Jul 8, 2021 May 27, 2021 $0.7 normal
Mar 17, 2021 Apr 8, 2021 Feb 25, 2021 $0.7 normal
Dec 14, 2020 Jan 5, 2021 Nov 24, 2020 $0.55 normal
Sep 14, 2020 Oct 6, 2020 Aug 25, 2020 $0.55 normal
Jun 10, 2020 Jul 2, 2020 May 21, 2020 $0.55 normal
Mar 18, 2020 Apr 9, 2020 Feb 27, 2020 $0.55 normal
Dec 16, 2019 Jan 7, 2020 Nov 27, 2019 $0.5 normal
Sep 18, 2019 Oct 10, 2019 Aug 30, 2019 $0.5 normal
Jun 12, 2019 Jul 5, 2019 May 24, 2019 $0.5 normal
Mar 19, 2019 Apr 10, 2019 Feb 27, 2019 $0.5 normal
Dec 10, 2018 Dec 31, 2018 Nov 21, 2018 $0.45 normal
Sep 17, 2018 Oct 9, 2018 Aug 29, 2018 $0.45 normal
Jun 13, 2018 Jul 5, 2018 May 25, 2018 $0.45 normal
Mar 21, 2018 Apr 12, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 $0.45 normal
Dec 6, 2017 Dec 28, 2017 Jan 17, 2017 $0.34 normal
Sep 18, 2017 Oct 10, 2017 Aug 30, 2017 $0.34 normal
Jun 13, 2017 Jul 6, 2017 May 26, 2017 $0.34 normal
Mar 20, 2017 Apr 12, 2017 Mar 1, 2017 $0.34 normal
Dec 6, 2016 Dec 29, 2016 Nov 18, 2016 $0.28 normal
Sep 9, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 Aug 24, 2016 $0.28 normal
Jun 10, 2016 Jul 5, 2016 May 25, 2016 $0.28 normal
Mar 15, 2016 Apr 7, 2016 Feb 25, 2016 $0.45 special
Mar 15, 2016 Apr 7, 2016 Feb 25, 2016 $0.28 normal
Dec 8, 2015 Dec 31, 2015 $0.23 normal
Sep 11, 2015 Oct 6, 2015 $0.23 normal

Best Buy dividend payout ratio

What is Best Buy dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Best Buy's payout ratio of 44.5% is above the Consumer Cyclical sector and the industry average. Compared to its Consumer Cyclical sector average of 29.6%, Best Buy's payout ratio is 50% higher.

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

BBY dividend vs peer dividends

How does BBY dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
BBY Best Buy Co Inc 4.96% $3.34 44.5%
AAN Aaron's Company Inc 4.25% $0.44 24.3%
AAPL Apple Inc 0.62% $0.9 14.8%

Frequently asked questions

Does Best Buy pay a dividend?

Yes, Best Buy has been paying dividends for the last 18 years.

When is Best Buy's next dividend?

BBY hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, however if we take into account its recent dividend schedule, it is likely that its next dividend will be in December 2022.

When was BBY's last dividend?

Best Buy's last regular dividend was on Sep 19, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.88 per share.

How much dividend does Best Buy pay (per share)?

BBY's annualized dividend per share is $3.34.

What is Best Buy's dividend yield?

Currently Best Buy's dividend yield is 4.96%.

How often does Best Buy pay dividends?

Best Buy pays dividends quarterly.

What is Best Buy's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Best Buy is 44.5%.

Does Best Buy pay a good dividend?

Best Buy's dividend yield is more than the Consumer Cyclical sector average.