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CHE Chemed dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Chemed's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.38 per share was made to shareholders on record before Aug 12, 2022. The payout stands at $1.46 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 0.33%. The latest CHE stock dividend of $0.38 is an increase from the previous $0.36 distribution, representing a growth of 6%.

Key dates

  • CHE last dividend date: Aug 12, 2022
  • CHE next dividend date: Not announced
CHE dividend stats
DPS
$1.46
Dividend yield
0.32%
Payout ratio
8%
vs. Healthcare sector
Dividend yield
1.8%
Payout ratio
36.4%

Dividend yield

What is Chemed current dividend yield

CHE has a dividend yield of 0.33% which is below the Healthcare sector and the industry average. Compared to its Healthcare sector average of 1.8%, Chemed's dividend yield is 82% lower. The historical 5-year average of CHE's dividend yield is 0.3%, which is similar to the current yield.

Dividend history

What is CHE dividend payout history and dates

Chemed has been paying dividends for the last 28 years. According to our data CHE has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has grown by 6% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 2.4% from a year ago, the dividend yield has grown by 9%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 12, 2022 Sep 2, 2022 Aug 5, 2022 $0.38 normal
May 25, 2022 Jun 15, 2022 May 16, 2022 $0.36 normal
Feb 25, 2022 Mar 18, 2022 Feb 18, 2022 $0.36 normal
Nov 12, 2021 Dec 6, 2021 Nov 5, 2021 $0.36 normal
Aug 13, 2021 Sep 2, 2021 Aug 6, 2021 $0.36 normal
May 26, 2021 Jun 16, 2021 May 17, 2021 $0.34 normal
Feb 26, 2021 Mar 19, 2021 Feb 19, 2021 $0.34 normal
Nov 13, 2020 Dec 7, 2020 Nov 6, 2020 $0.34 normal
Aug 14, 2020 Sep 4, 2020 Aug 6, 2020 $0.34 normal
May 27, 2020 Jun 17, 2020 May 18, 2020 $0.32 normal
Feb 28, 2020 Mar 23, 2020 Feb 21, 2020 $0.32 normal
Nov 7, 2019 Dec 2, 2019 Nov 1, 2019 $0.32 normal
Aug 9, 2019 Sep 3, 2019 Aug 2, 2019 $0.32 normal
May 29, 2019 Jun 19, 2019 May 20, 2019 $0.3 normal
Mar 1, 2019 Mar 22, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 $0.3 normal
Nov 8, 2018 Dec 3, 2018 Nov 2, 2018 $0.3 normal
Aug 10, 2018 Aug 31, 2018 Aug 3, 2018 $0.3 normal
May 30, 2018 Jun 20, 2018 May 21, 2018 $0.28 normal
Feb 23, 2018 Mar 19, 2018 Feb 16, 2018 $0.28 normal
Nov 10, 2017 Dec 4, 2017 Nov 3, 2017 $0.28 normal
Aug 10, 2017 Sep 1, 2017 Aug 4, 2017 $0.28 normal
May 23, 2017 Jun 14, 2017 May 15, 2017 $0.26 normal
Feb 23, 2017 Mar 20, 2017 Feb 17, 2017 $0.26 normal
Nov 9, 2016 Dec 5, 2016 Nov 4, 2016 $0.26 normal
Aug 11, 2016 Sep 2, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 $0.26 normal
May 24, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 May 16, 2016 $0.24 normal
Feb 25, 2016 Mar 21, 2016 Feb 19, 2016 $0.24 normal

Chemed dividend payout ratio

What is Chemed dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

CHE has a payout ratio of 8% which is lower than the Healthcare sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Healthcare sector average of 36.4%, Chemed's payout ratio is 78% lower.

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

CHE dividend vs peer dividends

How does CHE dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
SXT Sensient Technologies Corp 2.24% $1.64 50.2%
BCPC Balchem Corp 0.5% $0.64 18.9%
CHE Chemed Corp 0.32% $1.46 8%

Frequently asked questions

Does Chemed pay a dividend?

Yes, Chemed has been paying dividends for the last 28 years.

When is Chemed's next dividend?

CHE 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 November 2022.

When was CHE's last dividend?

Chemed's last regular dividend was on Aug 12, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.38 per share.

How much dividend does Chemed pay (per share)?

CHE's annualized dividend per share is $1.46.

What is Chemed's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Chemed is 0.33%.

How often does Chemed pay dividends?

Chemed has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Chemed's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Chemed is 8%.

Does Chemed pay a good dividend?

Chemed's dividend yield is below the Healthcare sector average.