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EGY Vaalco Energy dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Vaalco Energy's latest quarterly cash dividend of $0.063 per share was issued to shareholders on record before May 16, 2024. The dividend distribution stands at $0.25 per share annually, which comes to a dividend yield of 3.99%.

Key dates

  • EGY last dividend date: May 16, 2024
  • EGY next dividend date: Not announced
EGY dividend stats
DPS
$0.25
Dividend yield
3.99%
Payout ratio
41.7%
vs. Energy sector
Dividend yield
3.52%
Payout ratio
49.5%

Dividend yield

What is Vaalco Energy current dividend yield

EGY has a dividend yield of 3.99% which is higher than the Energy sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Energy sector average of 3.52%, Vaalco Energy's dividend yield is 13% higher.

Dividend history

What is EGY dividend payout history and dates

Vaalco Energy has been paying dividends for the last two years. Our records show that EGY has distributed five quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 55% since twelve months ago. However with the price of the stock up by 61% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 3.3%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
May 16, 2024 Jun 21, 2024 May 7, 2024 $0.063 normal
Mar 7, 2024 Mar 28, 2024 Feb 26, 2024 $0.063 normal
Nov 22, 2023 Dec 21, 2023 Feb 14, 2023 $0.063 normal
Aug 24, 2023 Sep 22, 2023 Aug 9, 2023 $0.063 normal
May 23, 2023 Jun 23, 2023 May 9, 2023 $0.063 normal
Mar 23, 2023 Mar 31, 2023 Feb 14, 2023 $0.063 normal
Nov 21, 2022 Dec 22, 2022 Oct 31, 2022 $0.033 normal
Aug 23, 2022 Sep 23, 2022 Aug 5, 2022 $0.033 normal
May 24, 2022 Jun 24, 2022 May 2, 2022 $0.033 normal
Feb 17, 2022 Mar 18, 2022 Jan 28, 2022 $0.033 normal

Vaalco Energy dividend payout ratio

What is Vaalco Energy dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

EGY has a payout ratio of 41.7% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Energy sector average. In comparison with the Energy sector average of 49.5%, Vaalco Energy's payout ratio is 16% lower.

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

EGY dividend vs peer dividends

How does EGY dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
EGY Vaalco Energy Inc 3.99% $0.25 41.7%
CHK Chesapeake Energy Corp 2.06% $1.87 23.3%

Frequently asked questions

Does Vaalco Energy pay a dividend?

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

When is Vaalco Energy's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of EGY's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in August 2024.

When was EGY's last dividend?

Vaalco Energy's last dividend ex-date was on May 16, 2024. The dividend amount was $0.063 per share.

How much dividend does Vaalco Energy pay (per share)?

EGY's annualized dividend per share is $0.25.

What is Vaalco Energy's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Vaalco Energy is 3.99%.

How often does Vaalco Energy pay dividends?

Vaalco Energy has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Vaalco Energy's dividend payout ratio?

Vaalco Energy's dividend payout ratio is 41.7%.

Does Vaalco Energy pay a good dividend?

Vaalco Energy's dividend yield is higher than the Energy sector average.