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ETR Entergy dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Entergy's latest quarterly dividend of $1.01 per share was on Aug 10, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $4.04 per share represents a current dividend yield of 3.81%.

Key dates

  • ETR last dividend date: Aug 10, 2022
  • ETR next dividend date: Not announced
ETR dividend stats
DPS
$4.04
Dividend yield
3.81%
Payout ratio
66.4%
vs. Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.16%
Payout ratio
63.5%

Dividend yield

What is Entergy current dividend yield

Entergy's dividend yield of 3.81% is higher than the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with the Utilities sector average of 3.16%, Entergy's dividend yield is 21% higher. The historical 5-year average of ETR's dividend yield is 3.8%, which is in line with the current one.

Dividend history

What is ETR dividend payout history and dates

Entergy has a history of paying dividends since 1994. Our records of ETR show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 6% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock up by 4.7% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 1.6%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 10, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 Jul 29, 2022 $1.01 normal
May 4, 2022 Jun 1, 2022 Apr 11, 2022 $1.01 normal
Feb 10, 2022 Mar 1, 2022 Jan 28, 2022 $1.01 normal
Nov 12, 2021 Dec 1, 2021 Oct 29, 2021 $1.01 normal
Aug 11, 2021 Sep 1, 2021 Jul 30, 2021 $0.95 normal
May 5, 2021 Jun 1, 2021 Apr 12, 2021 $0.95 normal
Feb 11, 2021 Mar 1, 2021 Jan 29, 2021 $0.95 normal
Nov 10, 2020 Dec 1, 2020 Oct 30, 2020 $0.95 normal
Aug 12, 2020 Sep 1, 2020 Jul 31, 2020 $0.93 normal
May 6, 2020 Jun 1, 2020 Apr 8, 2020 $0.93 normal
Feb 12, 2020 Mar 2, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 $0.93 normal
Nov 6, 2019 Dec 2, 2019 Oct 25, 2019 $0.93 normal
Aug 7, 2019 Sep 3, 2019 Jul 26, 2019 $0.91 normal
May 8, 2019 Jun 3, 2019 Apr 3, 2019 $0.91 normal
Feb 13, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 Feb 1, 2019 $0.91 normal
Nov 7, 2018 Dec 3, 2018 Oct 26, 2018 $0.91 normal
Aug 8, 2018 Sep 4, 2018 Jul 27, 2018 $0.89 normal
May 9, 2018 Jun 1, 2018 Apr 11, 2018 $0.89 normal
Feb 7, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 Jan 26, 2018 $0.89 normal
Nov 8, 2017 Dec 1, 2017 $0.89 normal
Aug 8, 2017 Sep 1, 2017 Jul 28, 2017 $0.87 normal
May 9, 2017 Jun 1, 2017 $0.87 normal
Feb 7, 2017 Mar 1, 2017 Jan 27, 2017 $0.87 normal
Nov 8, 2016 Dec 1, 2016 Oct 28, 2016 $0.87 normal
Aug 9, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 Jul 29, 2016 $0.85 normal
May 10, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 $0.85 normal
Feb 9, 2016 Mar 1, 2016 Jan 29, 2016 $0.85 normal
Nov 9, 2015 Dec 1, 2015 Oct 30, 2015 $0.85 normal
Aug 11, 2015 Sep 1, 2015 Jul 31, 2015 $0.83 normal

Entergy dividend payout ratio

What is Entergy dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Entergy's payout ratio of 66.4% is above the Utilities sector and the industry average but below its peers average. But if we consider its Utilities sector average of 63.5%, Entergy's payout ratio is only 4.6% higher.

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

ETR dividend vs peer dividends

How does ETR dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
OGE Oge Energy Corp 4.27% $1.64 35.5%
DUK Duke Energy CORP 4.08% $3.96 80%
PPL PPL Corp 3.99% $1.07 109.8%
ETR Entergy Corp 3.81% $4.04 66.4%
SO Southern Co 3.79% $2.68 94%
D Dominion Energy Inc 3.68% $2.63 98.3%
ED Consolidated Edison Inc 3.53% $3.15 68.8%
EXC Exelon Corp 3.49% $1.4 51.5%
CMS Cms Energy Corp 3% $1.82 39.9%

Frequently asked questions

Does Entergy pay a dividend?

Yes, Entergy has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. ETR has been paying dividends since 1994.

When is Entergy's next dividend?

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

When was ETR's last dividend?

Entergy's last dividend ex-date was on Aug 10, 2022. The dividend amount was $1.01 per share.

How much dividend does Entergy pay (per share)?

On an annual basis ETR pays $4.04 per share.

What is Entergy's dividend yield?

Currently Entergy's dividend yield is 3.81%.

How often does Entergy pay dividends?

Entergy has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Entergy's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Entergy is 66.4%.

Does Entergy pay a good dividend?

Entergy's dividend yield is higher than the Utilities sector average.