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KMB Kimberly Clark dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Kimberly Clark's last quarterly dividend of $1.16 per share was on Jun 9, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend payment of $4.6 per share represents a current dividend yield of 3.42%.

Key dates

  • KMB last dividend date: Jun 9, 2022
  • KMB next dividend date: Not announced
KMB dividend stats
DPS
$4.6
Dividend yield
3.42%
Payout ratio
88.5%
vs. Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.22%
Payout ratio
42.6%

Dividend yield

What is Kimberly Clark current dividend yield

Kimberly Clark's dividend yield of 3.42% is above the Consumer Defensive sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

What is KMB dividend payout history and dates

Kimberly Clark has a history of paying dividends since 1991. Our records of KMB show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS marks an increase of 4.1% since one year ago. And with the stock price up by 1% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks an increase of 3%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Apr 27, 2022 Jun 9, 2022 Jul 5, 2022 $1.16 normal
Jan 26, 2022 Mar 3, 2022 Apr 4, 2022 $1.16 normal
Nov 18, 2021 Dec 9, 2021 Jan 4, 2022 $1.14 normal
Aug 2, 2021 Sep 9, 2021 Oct 4, 2021 $1.14 normal
Apr 29, 2021 Jun 3, 2021 Jul 2, 2021 $1.14 normal
Jan 25, 2021 Mar 4, 2021 Apr 5, 2021 $1.14 normal
Nov 19, 2020 Dec 3, 2020 Jan 5, 2021 $1.07 normal
Aug 3, 2020 Sep 3, 2020 Oct 2, 2020 $1.07 normal
Apr 29, 2020 Jun 4, 2020 Jul 2, 2020 $1.07 normal
Jan 23, 2020 Mar 5, 2020 Apr 2, 2020 $1.07 normal
Nov 21, 2019 Dec 5, 2019 Jan 3, 2020 $1.03 normal
Aug 1, 2019 Sep 5, 2019 Oct 2, 2019 $1.03 normal
May 2, 2019 Jun 6, 2019 Jul 2, 2019 $1.03 normal
Jan 23, 2019 Mar 7, 2019 Apr 2, 2019 $1.03 normal
Nov 15, 2018 Dec 6, 2018 Jan 3, 2019 $1 normal
Aug 1, 2018 Sep 6, 2018 Oct 2, 2018 $1 normal
May 10, 2018 Jun 7, 2018 Jul 3, 2018 $1 normal
Jan 23, 2018 Mar 8, 2018 Apr 3, 2018 $1 normal
Nov 16, 2017 Dec 7, 2017 Jan 3, 2018 $0.97 normal
Aug 1, 2017 Sep 7, 2017 Oct 3, 2017 $0.97 normal
Apr 20, 2017 Jun 7, 2017 Jul 5, 2017 $0.97 normal
Jan 24, 2017 Mar 8, 2017 Apr 4, 2017 $0.97 normal
Nov 15, 2016 Dec 7, 2016 Jan 4, 2017 $0.92 normal
Sep 7, 2016 Oct 4, 2016 $0.92 normal
May 4, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 Jul 5, 2016 $0.92 normal
Feb 11, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 Apr 4, 2016 $0.92 normal
Nov 12, 2015 Dec 2, 2015 Jan 5, 2016 $0.88 normal
Aug 3, 2015 Sep 2, 2015 Oct 2, 2015 $0.88 normal

Kimberly Clark dividend payout ratio

What is Kimberly Clark dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Kimberly Clark's payout ratio of 88.5% is above the Consumer Defensive sector, the industry and its peers average.

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

KMB dividend vs peer dividends

How does KMB dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
ENR Energizer Holdings Inc 4.19% $1.2 47.6%
KMB Kimberly Clark Corp 3.42% $4.6 88.5%
CLX Clorox Co 3.3% $4.64 124.4%
PG PROCTER & GAMBLE Co 2.44% $3.52 59.6%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 2.36% $4.31 57.2%
CL Colgate Palmolive Co 2.26% $1.82 75.2%