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CNA Cna Financial dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Cna Financial's most recent quarterly cash dividend of $0.4 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Aug 12, 2022. The payout stands at $1.58 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 4.28%.

Key dates

  • CNA last dividend date: Aug 12, 2022
  • CNA next dividend date: Not announced
CNA dividend stats
DPS
$1.58
Dividend yield
4.28%
Payout ratio
41.4%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.95%
Payout ratio
30.2%

Dividend yield

What is Cna Financial current dividend yield

Cna Financial's dividend yield of 4.28% is higher than the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with the Financial Services sector average of 2.95%, Cna Financial's dividend yield is 45% higher. The current dividend yield is higher than the historical average of 3.3% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is CNA dividend payout history and dates

Cna Financial has a dividend history dating as far as 2007, but consistently the company has been paying dividends for the last 11 consecutive years. According to our data CNA has distributed five dividends in the past year. This includes four regular and one special dividends. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 4.6% for the last twelve months. And since the stock price has gone down by 13% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 21%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 12, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 Aug 1, 2022 $0.4 normal
May 13, 2022 Jun 2, 2022 May 2, 2022 $0.4 normal
Feb 18, 2022 Mar 10, 2022 Feb 7, 2022 $0.4 normal
Feb 18, 2022 Mar 10, 2022 Feb 7, 2022 $2 special
Nov 12, 2021 Dec 2, 2021 Oct 29, 2021 $0.38 normal
Aug 13, 2021 Sep 2, 2021 Aug 2, 2021 $0.38 normal
May 14, 2021 Jun 3, 2021 May 3, 2021 $0.38 normal
Feb 19, 2021 Mar 11, 2021 Feb 8, 2021 $0.75 special
Feb 19, 2021 Mar 11, 2021 Feb 8, 2021 $0.38 normal
Nov 13, 2020 Dec 3, 2020 Nov 2, 2020 $0.37 normal
Aug 14, 2020 Sep 3, 2020 Aug 3, 2020 $0.37 normal
May 15, 2020 Jun 4, 2020 May 4, 2020 $0.37 normal
Feb 21, 2020 Mar 12, 2020 Feb 10, 2020 $2 special
Feb 21, 2020 Mar 12, 2020 Feb 10, 2020 $0.37 normal
Nov 7, 2019 Dec 2, 2019 Oct 28, 2019 $0.35 normal
Aug 16, 2019 Sep 5, 2019 Aug 2, 2019 $0.35 normal
May 10, 2019 May 30, 2019 Apr 29, 2019 $0.35 normal
Feb 22, 2019 Mar 14, 2019 Feb 11, 2019 $0.35 normal
Feb 22, 2019 Mar 14, 2019 Feb 11, 2019 $2 special
Nov 16, 2018 Dec 5, 2018 Nov 5, 2018 $0.35 normal
Aug 10, 2018 Aug 29, 2018 Jul 30, 2018 $0.35 normal
May 11, 2018 May 30, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 $0.3 normal
Feb 23, 2018 Mar 14, 2018 Feb 12, 2018 $2 special
Feb 23, 2018 Mar 14, 2018 Feb 12, 2018 $0.3 normal
Nov 10, 2017 Nov 29, 2017 Oct 30, 2017 $0.3 normal
Aug 10, 2017 Aug 30, 2017 Jul 31, 2017 $0.3 normal
May 11, 2017 May 31, 2017 May 1, 2017 $0.25 normal
Feb 15, 2017 Mar 8, 2017 $0.25 normal
Feb 15, 2017 Mar 8, 2017 Feb 6, 2017 $2 normal
Nov 9, 2016 Nov 30, 2016 Oct 31, 2016 $0.25 normal
Aug 11, 2016 Aug 31, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 $0.25 normal
May 12, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 May 2, 2016 $0.25 normal
Feb 18, 2016 Mar 9, 2016 $0.25 normal
Feb 18, 2016 Mar 9, 2016 Feb 8, 2016 $2 special

Cna Financial dividend payout ratio

What is Cna Financial dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Cna Financial's payout ratio of 41.4% is above the Financial Services sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with its Financial Services sector average of 30.2%, Cna Financial's payout ratio is 37% higher.

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

CNA dividend vs peer dividends

How does CNA dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
CNA Cna Financial Corp 4.28% $1.58 41.4%
HIG Hartford Financial Services Group Inc 2.49% $1.54 25.1%
RLI Rli Corp 1% $1.02 27.1%
HCC Warrior Met Coal Inc 0.81% $0.23 1.9%
WRB Berkley W R Corp 0.58% $0.37 7.8%
L Loews Corp 0.51% $0.25 5.8%
WTM White Mountains Insurance Group Ltd 0.08% $1 N/A

Frequently asked questions

Does Cna Financial pay a dividend?

Yes, Cna Financial has been paying dividends for the last 11 years.

When is Cna Financial's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of CNA's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in November 2022.

When was CNA's last dividend?

Cna Financial's last dividend ex-date was on Aug 12, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.4 per share.

How much dividend does Cna Financial pay (per share)?

CNA has paid dividend of $1.58 per share in the last year.

What is Cna Financial's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Cna Financial is 4.28%.

How often does Cna Financial pay dividends?

Cna Financial pays four dividends per year (excluding specials).

What is Cna Financial's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Cna Financial is 41.4%.

Does Cna Financial pay a good dividend?

Cna Financial's dividend yield is higher than the Financial Services sector average.