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KR Kroger Co Dividend

Kroger's latest quarterly dividend was on Aug 12, 2021 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.21 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $0.75 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 1.94% based on its recent close price. The latest dividend has increased by $0.03, or 17% from the prior distribution.

KR next dividend date: Nov 12, 2021

KR
DPS
$0.75
Dividend yield
1.94%
Payout ratio
49%
Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.2%
Payout ratio
48.9%

Dividend yield

KR has a dividend yield of 1.94% which is below the Consumer Defensive sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

Kroger has been paying dividends since 2007. KR has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 14% for the last twelve months. And with the price of the stock up by 13% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 0.1%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Jun 24, 2021 Aug 12, 2021 Sep 1, 2021 $0.21 normal
Mar 11, 2021 May 13, 2021 Jun 1, 2021 $0.18 normal
Jan 29, 2021 Feb 11, 2021 Mar 1, 2021 $0.18 normal
Sep 17, 2020 Nov 12, 2020 Dec 1, 2020 $0.18 normal
Jun 25, 2020 Aug 13, 2020 Sep 1, 2020 $0.18 normal
Mar 12, 2020 May 14, 2020 Jun 1, 2020 $0.16 normal
Jan 24, 2020 Feb 13, 2020 Mar 1, 2020 $0.16 normal
Sep 19, 2019 Nov 14, 2019 Dec 1, 2019 $0.16 normal
Jun 27, 2019 Aug 14, 2019 Sep 1, 2019 $0.16 normal
Mar 14, 2019 May 14, 2019 Jun 1, 2019 $0.14 normal
Jan 25, 2019 Feb 14, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 $0.14 normal
Sep 20, 2018 Nov 14, 2018 Dec 1, 2018 $0.14 normal
Jun 28, 2018 Aug 14, 2018 Sep 1, 2018 $0.14 normal
Mar 15, 2018 May 14, 2018 Jun 1, 2018 $0.125 normal
Jan 19, 2018 Feb 14, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 $0.125 normal
Sep 14, 2017 Nov 14, 2017 Dec 1, 2017 $0.125 normal
Jun 22, 2017 Aug 11, 2017 Sep 1, 2017 $0.125 normal
Mar 9, 2017 May 11, 2017 Jun 1, 2017 $0.12 normal
Jan 13, 2017 Feb 13, 2017 Mar 1, 2017 $0.12 normal
Sep 15, 2016 Nov 10, 2016 Dec 1, 2016 $0.12 normal
Jun 23, 2016 Aug 11, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $0.12 normal
Mar 10, 2016 May 11, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 $0.105 normal
Jan 15, 2016 Feb 10, 2016 Mar 1, 2016 $0.105 normal
Sep 17, 2015 Nov 10, 2015 Dec 1, 2015 $0.105 normal
Aug 12, 2015 Sep 1, 2015 $0.105 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

KR has a payout ratio of 49% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector and the industry average.

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