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EHC Encompass Health dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Encompass Health's last quarterly dividend payment of $0.15 per share was made to shareholders on record before Sep 30, 2022. The dividend payment stands at $0.99 per share annually, which equates to a dividend yield of 2.11%. The latest EHC stock dividend of $0.15 is a decrease from the previous $0.28 distribution, representing a change of -46%.

Key dates

  • EHC last dividend date: Sep 30, 2022
  • EHC next dividend date: Not announced
EHC dividend stats
DPS
$0.99
Dividend yield
2.01%
Payout ratio
29.9%
vs. Healthcare sector
Dividend yield
1.8%
Payout ratio
36.4%

Dividend yield

What is Encompass Health current dividend yield

Encompass Health's dividend yield of 2.11% is higher than the Healthcare sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Healthcare sector average of 1.8%, Encompass Health's dividend yield is 17% higher. Historically EHC's dividend yield has averaged at 1.7% in the last 5 years, which is less than the current one.

Dividend history

What is EHC dividend payout history and dates

Encompass Health has been paying dividends for the last nine years. According to our records EHC has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS marks a decrease of 12% since one year ago. However with the stock price down by 36% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks an increase of 39%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 30, 2022 Oct 17, 2022 Jul 20, 2022 $0.15 normal
Jul 12, 2022 Jul 20, 2022 May 5, 2022 $0.28 normal
Mar 31, 2022 Apr 18, 2022 Feb 25, 2022 $0.28 normal
Dec 31, 2021 Jan 18, 2022 Oct 21, 2021 $0.28 normal
Sep 30, 2021 Oct 15, 2021 Jul 20, 2021 $0.28 normal
Jun 30, 2021 Jul 15, 2021 May 6, 2021 $0.28 normal
Mar 31, 2021 Apr 15, 2021 Feb 24, 2021 $0.28 normal
Sep 30, 2020 Oct 15, 2020 Jul 21, 2020 $0.28 normal
Jun 30, 2020 Jul 15, 2020 May 6, 2020 $0.28 normal
Mar 31, 2020 Apr 15, 2020 Feb 20, 2020 $0.28 normal
Dec 31, 2019 Jan 15, 2020 Oct 25, 2019 $0.28 normal
Sep 30, 2019 Oct 15, 2019 Jul 23, 2019 $0.28 normal
Jun 28, 2019 Jul 15, 2019 May 3, 2019 $0.27 normal
Mar 29, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 Feb 21, 2019 $0.27 normal
Dec 31, 2018 Jan 15, 2019 Oct 26, 2018 $0.27 normal
Sep 28, 2018 Oct 15, 2018 Jul 24, 2018 $0.27 normal
Jun 29, 2018 Jul 16, 2018 May 4, 2018 $0.25 normal
Mar 29, 2018 Apr 16, 2018 Feb 23, 2018 $0.25 normal
Dec 29, 2017 Jan 16, 2018 Oct 20, 2017 $0.25 normal
Sep 29, 2017 Oct 16, 2017 Jul 20, 2017 $0.25 normal
Jun 29, 2017 Jul 17, 2017 May 4, 2017 $0.24 normal
Mar 30, 2017 Apr 17, 2017 Feb 17, 2017 $0.24 normal
Dec 29, 2016 Jan 17, 2017 Oct 20, 2016 $0.24 normal
Sep 29, 2016 Oct 17, 2016 Jul 21, 2016 $0.24 normal
Jun 29, 2016 Jul 15, 2016 May 5, 2016 $0.23 normal
Mar 30, 2016 Apr 15, 2016 Feb 18, 2016 $0.23 normal
Dec 29, 2015 Jan 15, 2016 Oct 23, 2015 $0.23 normal

Encompass Health dividend payout ratio

What is Encompass Health dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Encompass Health's payout ratio of 29.9% is below the Healthcare sector and the industry average. Compared to its Healthcare sector average of 36.4%, Encompass Health's payout ratio is 18% lower.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does Encompass Health pay a dividend?

Yes, Encompass Health has been paying dividends for the last nine years.

When is Encompass Health's next dividend?

Currently EHC's next dividend date is unknown, however based on the recent dividend frequency we project that it will likely be in December 2022.

When was EHC's last dividend?

Encompass Health's last dividend ex-date was on Sep 30, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.15 per share.

How much dividend does Encompass Health pay (per share)?

On an annual basis EHC pays $0.99 per share.

What is Encompass Health's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Encompass Health is 2.11%.

How often does Encompass Health pay dividends?

Encompass Health pays dividends quarterly.

What is Encompass Health's dividend payout ratio?

Encompass Health's dividend payout ratio is 29.9%.

Does Encompass Health pay a good dividend?

Encompass Health's dividend yield is more than the Healthcare sector average.