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DOLE Dole dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Dole's last quarterly dividend payment of $0.08 per share was made to shareholders on record before Dec 13, 2023. The dividend payment stands at $0.32 per share annually, which equates to a dividend yield of 2.88%.

Key dates

  • DOLE last dividend date: Dec 13, 2023
  • DOLE next dividend date: Not announced
DOLE dividend stats
Dividend yield
Payout ratio
vs. Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
Payout ratio

Dividend yield

What is Dole current dividend yield

Dole's dividend yield of 2.88% is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector average but lower than the industry average. In comparison with the Consumer Defensive sector average of 2.41%, Dole's dividend yield is 20% higher.

Dividend history

What is DOLE dividend payout history and dates

Dole has been paying dividends for the last two years. According to our records DOLE has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has not changed since one year ago. However with the stock price down by 6% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks an increase of 7%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Dec 13, 2023 Jan 4, 2024 Nov 15, 2023 $0.08 normal
Sep 13, 2023 Oct 5, 2023 Aug 16, 2023 $0.08 normal
Jun 15, 2023 Jul 6, 2023 May 17, 2023 $0.08 normal
Mar 30, 2023 Apr 21, 2023 Mar 7, 2023 $0.08 normal
Dec 15, 2022 Jan 6, 2023 Nov 16, 2022 $0.08 normal
Sep 15, 2022 Oct 7, 2022 Aug 22, 2022 $0.08 normal
Jun 16, 2022 Jul 6, 2022 May 24, 2022 $0.08 normal
Mar 28, 2022 Apr 12, 2022 Mar 14, 2022 $0.08 normal
Dec 16, 2021 Jan 7, 2022 $0.08 normal

Dole dividend payout ratio

What is Dole dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Dole's payout ratio of 27.8% is below the Consumer Defensive sector and the industry average. In comparison with its Consumer Defensive sector average of 44.6%, Dole's payout ratio is 38% lower.

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

DOLE dividend vs peer dividends

How does DOLE dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
DOLE Dole plc 2.88% $0.32 27.8%
CVGW Calavo Growers Inc 1.41% $0.4 N/A

Frequently asked questions

Does Dole pay a dividend?

Yes, Dole has been paying dividends for the last two years.

When is Dole's next dividend?

DOLE hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, however if we take into account its recent dividend frequency, it is likely that its next dividend will be in March 2024.

When was DOLE's last dividend?

Dole's last regular dividend was on Dec 13, 2023 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.08 per share.

How much dividend does Dole pay (per share)?

DOLE has paid dividend of $0.32 per share in the last year.

What is Dole's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Dole is 2.88%.

How often does Dole pay dividends?

Dole has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Dole's dividend payout ratio?

Dole's dividend payout ratio is 27.8%.

Does Dole pay a good dividend?

Dole's dividend yield is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector average.