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CVS CVS HEALTH Corp Dividend

CVS HEALTH's latest quarterly dividend was on Jul 22, 2021 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.5 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $2 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 2.33% based on its recent close price.

CVS next dividend date: Oct 21, 2021

CVS
DPS
$2
Dividend yield
2.33%
Payout ratio
36.6%
Healthcare sector
Dividend yield
1.85%
Payout ratio
42.1%

Dividend yield

CVS has a dividend yield of 2.33% which is higher than the Healthcare sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

CVS HEALTH has been paying dividends since 1994. CVS has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has remained the same since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 44% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 31%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Jul 7, 2021 Jul 22, 2021 Aug 2, 2021 $0.5 normal
Mar 10, 2021 Apr 22, 2021 May 3, 2021 $0.5 normal
Jan 4, 2021 Jan 21, 2021 Feb 1, 2021 $0.5 normal
Oct 7, 2020 Oct 21, 2020 Nov 2, 2020 $0.5 normal
Jul 8, 2020 Jul 22, 2020 Aug 3, 2020 $0.5 normal
Mar 11, 2020 Apr 22, 2020 May 4, 2020 $0.5 normal
Jan 2, 2020 Jan 22, 2020 Feb 3, 2020 $0.5 normal
Oct 3, 2019 Oct 23, 2019 Nov 4, 2019 $0.5 normal
Jul 10, 2019 Jul 24, 2019 Aug 2, 2019 $0.5 normal
Mar 6, 2019 Apr 22, 2019 May 3, 2019 $0.5 normal
Jan 3, 2019 Jan 24, 2019 Feb 4, 2019 $0.5 normal
Oct 4, 2018 Oct 23, 2018 Nov 1, 2018 $0.5 normal
Jul 11, 2018 Jul 24, 2018 Aug 1, 2018 $0.5 normal
Mar 14, 2018 Apr 20, 2018 May 3, 2018 $0.5 normal
Dec 29, 2017 Jan 23, 2018 Feb 2, 2018 $0.5 normal
Sep 19, 2017 Oct 23, 2017 Nov 3, 2017 $0.5 normal
Jul 6, 2017 Jul 20, 2017 Aug 3, 2017 $0.5 normal
Mar 2, 2017 Apr 19, 2017 May 1, 2017 $0.5 normal
Dec 21, 2016 Jan 20, 2017 Feb 2, 2017 $0.5 normal
Sep 22, 2016 Oct 20, 2016 Nov 3, 2016 $0.425 normal
Jul 6, 2016 Jul 19, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 $0.425 normal
Mar 2, 2016 Apr 20, 2016 May 2, 2016 $0.425 normal
Jan 20, 2016 Feb 2, 2016 $0.425 normal
Oct 1, 2015 Oct 20, 2015 Nov 2, 2015 $0.35 normal
Jul 8, 2015 Jul 21, 2015 Aug 3, 2015 $0.35 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

CVS has a payout ratio of 36.6% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Healthcare sector average.

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