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GSBD Goldman Sachs BDC dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Goldman Sachs BDC's most recent quarterly dividend was on Sep 29, 2022 (ex-date) with a cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $1.8 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 12.41% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • GSBD last dividend date: Sep 29, 2022
  • GSBD next dividend date: Dec 29, 2022
GSBD dividend stats
DPS
$1.8
Dividend yield
12.39%
Payout ratio
204.5%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.73%
Payout ratio
30.7%

Dividend yield

What is Goldman Sachs BDC current dividend yield

GSBD has a dividend yield of 12.41% which is higher than the Financial Services sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Financial Services sector average of 2.73%, Goldman Sachs BDC's dividend yield is 355% higher. The historical 5-year average of GSBD's dividend yield is 8.7%, which is lower than the current one.

Dividend history

What is GSBD dividend payout history and dates

Goldman Sachs BDC has been paying dividends since 2015. GSBD has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 80% for the last twelve months. And since the stock price has gone down by 24% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 137%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 29, 2022 Oct 27, 2022 Aug 4, 2022 $0.45 normal
Jun 29, 2022 Jul 27, 2022 May 5, 2022 $0.45 normal
Mar 30, 2022 Apr 27, 2022 Feb 24, 2022 $0.45 normal
Dec 30, 2021 Jan 27, 2022 Nov 4, 2021 $0.45 normal
Sep 29, 2021 Oct 27, 2021 Aug 5, 2021 $0.45 normal
Aug 13, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 Nov 5, 2020 $0.05 normal
Jun 29, 2021 Jul 27, 2021 May 6, 2021 $0.45 normal
May 13, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 Nov 5, 2020 $0.05 normal
Mar 30, 2021 Apr 27, 2021 Feb 25, 2021 $0.45 normal
Feb 11, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 Nov 5, 2020 $0.05 normal
Dec 30, 2020 Jan 15, 2021 Nov 5, 2020 $0.45 normal
Sep 29, 2020 Oct 15, 2020 Aug 10, 2020 $0.45 normal
Jun 29, 2020 Jul 15, 2020 May 11, 2020 $0.45 normal
Mar 30, 2020 Apr 15, 2020 Feb 20, 2020 $0.45 normal
Dec 30, 2019 Jan 15, 2020 Nov 7, 2019 $0.45 normal
Sep 27, 2019 Oct 15, 2019 Aug 1, 2019 $0.45 normal
Jun 27, 2019 Jul 15, 2019 May 9, 2019 $0.45 normal
Mar 28, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 Feb 28, 2019 $0.45 normal
Dec 28, 2018 Jan 15, 2019 Nov 1, 2018 $0.45 normal
Sep 27, 2018 Oct 15, 2018 Aug 2, 2018 $0.45 normal
Jun 28, 2018 Jul 16, 2018 May 3, 2018 $0.45 normal
Mar 28, 2018 Apr 16, 2018 Feb 22, 2018 $0.45 normal
Dec 28, 2017 Jan 16, 2018 Nov 2, 2017 $0.45 normal
Sep 28, 2017 Oct 16, 2017 Aug 3, 2017 $0.45 normal
Jun 28, 2017 Jul 17, 2017 May 4, 2017 $0.45 normal
Mar 29, 2017 Apr 17, 2017 Feb 28, 2017 $0.45 normal
Dec 28, 2016 Jan 17, 2017 Nov 3, 2016 $0.45 normal
Sep 28, 2016 Oct 17, 2016 $0.45 normal
Jun 28, 2016 Jul 15, 2016 May 9, 2016 $0.45 normal

Goldman Sachs BDC dividend payout ratio

What is Goldman Sachs BDC dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

GSBD has a payout ratio of 204.5% which is higher than the Financial Services sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Financial Services sector average of 30.7%, Goldman Sachs BDC's payout ratio is 566% higher.

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

GSBD dividend vs peer dividends

How does GSBD dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
GSBD Goldman Sachs BDC Inc 12.39% $1.8 204.5%
OFS OFS Capital Corp 10.69% $1.11 213.5%

Frequently asked questions

Does Goldman Sachs BDC pay a dividend?

Yes, Goldman Sachs BDC has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. GSBD has been paying dividends since 2015.

When is Goldman Sachs BDC's next dividend?

GSBD's next dividend date is Dec 29, 2022 (ex-date).

When was GSBD's last dividend?

Goldman Sachs BDC's last regular dividend was on Sep 29, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.45 per share.

How much dividend does Goldman Sachs BDC pay (per share)?

GSBD has paid dividend of $1.8 per share in the last year.

What is Goldman Sachs BDC's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Goldman Sachs BDC is 12.41%.

How often does Goldman Sachs BDC pay dividends?

Goldman Sachs BDC has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Goldman Sachs BDC's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Goldman Sachs BDC is 204.5%.

Does Goldman Sachs BDC pay a good dividend?

Goldman Sachs BDC's dividend yield is higher than the Financial Services sector average.