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GM General Motors dividend history, payout ratio & dates

General Motors's most recent quarterly dividend was on Feb 29, 2024 (ex-date) with a cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $0.39 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 0.89% based on its recent close price. The latest dividend has increased by $0.03, or 33% from the prior payment.

Key dates

  • GM last dividend date: Feb 29, 2024
  • GM next dividend date: Jun 7, 2024
GM dividend stats
DPS
$0.39
Dividend yield
0.89%
Payout ratio
4.7%
vs. Consumer Cyclical sector
Dividend yield
2.37%
Payout ratio
38.3%

Dividend yield

What is General Motors current dividend yield

General Motors's dividend yield of 0.89% is lower than the Consumer Cyclical sector average. In comparison with the Consumer Cyclical sector average of 2.37%, General Motors's dividend yield is 62% lower.

Dividend history

What is GM dividend payout history and dates

General Motors has been paying dividends for the last two consecutive years. GM has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Feb 29, 2024 Mar 14, 2024 Jan 29, 2024 $0.12 normal
Nov 30, 2023 Dec 14, 2023 Oct 23, 2023 $0.09 normal
Aug 31, 2023 Sep 14, 2023 Jul 24, 2023 $0.09 normal
Jun 1, 2023 Jun 15, 2023 Apr 24, 2023 $0.09 normal
Mar 2, 2023 Mar 16, 2023 Feb 1, 2023 $0.09 normal
Dec 1, 2022 Dec 15, 2022 Oct 24, 2022 $0.09 normal
Aug 30, 2022 Sep 15, 2022 Aug 19, 2022 $0.09 normal
Mar 5, 2020 Mar 20, 2020 Feb 3, 2020 $0.38 normal
Dec 5, 2019 Dec 19, 2019 Oct 28, 2019 $0.38 normal
Sep 5, 2019 Sep 20, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 $0.38 normal
Jun 6, 2019 Jun 21, 2019 Apr 29, 2019 $0.38 normal
Mar 7, 2019 Mar 22, 2019 Feb 5, 2019 $0.38 normal
Dec 6, 2018 Dec 20, 2018 Oct 30, 2018 $0.38 normal
Sep 6, 2018 Sep 21, 2018 Jul 24, 2018 $0.38 normal
Jun 7, 2018 Jun 22, 2018 Apr 25, 2018 $0.38 normal
Mar 8, 2018 Mar 23, 2018 Feb 5, 2018 $0.38 normal
Dec 7, 2017 Dec 21, 2017 Oct 23, 2017 $0.38 normal
Sep 7, 2017 Sep 22, 2017 Jul 24, 2017 $0.38 normal
Jun 7, 2017 Jun 23, 2017 Apr 27, 2017 $0.38 normal
Mar 8, 2017 Mar 24, 2017 Feb 6, 2017 $0.38 normal
Dec 5, 2016 Dec 22, 2016 Oct 24, 2016 $0.38 normal
Sep 7, 2016 Sep 23, 2016 Jul 20, 2016 $0.38 normal
Jun 8, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 Apr 20, 2016 $0.38 normal
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 24, 2016 Feb 2, 2016 $0.38 normal
Dec 16, 2015 Dec 29, 2015 Dec 8, 2015 $0.36 normal
Sep 10, 2015 Sep 29, 2015 Sep 2, 2015 $0.36 normal

General Motors dividend payout ratio

What is General Motors dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

General Motors's payout ratio of 4.7% is below the Consumer Cyclical sector average. Compared to its Consumer Cyclical sector average of 38.3%, General Motors's payout ratio is 88% lower.

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

GM dividend vs peer dividends

How does GM dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
GNTX Gentex Corp 1.4% $0.48 25.3%
GM General Motors Co 0.89% $0.39 4.7%

Frequently asked questions

Does General Motors pay a dividend?

Yes, General Motors has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. GM has been paying dividends since 2022.

When is General Motors's next dividend?

GM's next dividend date is Jun 7, 2024 (ex-date).

When was GM's last dividend?

General Motors's last dividend ex-date was on Feb 29, 2024. The dividend amount was $0.12 per share.

How much dividend does General Motors pay (per share)?

GM has paid dividend of $0.39 per share in the last year.

What is General Motors's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of General Motors is 0.89%.

How often does General Motors pay dividends?

General Motors has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is General Motors's dividend payout ratio?

General Motors's dividend payout ratio is 4.7%.

Does General Motors pay a good dividend?

General Motors's dividend yield is lower than the Consumer Cyclical sector average.