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LEG Leggett & Platt dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Leggett & Platt's last quarterly dividend payment of $0.44 per share was made to shareholders on record before Sep 14, 2022. The dividend payment stands at $1.72 per share annually, which equates to a dividend yield of 5.18%.

Key dates

  • LEG last dividend date: Sep 14, 2022
  • LEG next dividend date: Not announced
LEG dividend stats
DPS
$1.72
Dividend yield
5.04%
Payout ratio
60.6%
vs. Consumer Cyclical sector
Dividend yield
2.82%
Payout ratio
29.5%

Dividend yield

What is Leggett & Platt current dividend yield

Leggett & Platt's dividend yield of 5.18% is above the Consumer Cyclical sector, the industry and its peers average. Compared to its Consumer Cyclical sector average of 2.82%, Leggett & Platt's dividend yield is 84% higher. The current dividend yield is above the historical average of 3.9% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is LEG dividend payout history and dates

Leggett & Platt has been paying dividends for the last 26 years. According to our records LEG has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has grown by 4.9% since one year ago. And with the stock price down by 27% from a year ago, the dividend yield has grown by 44%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 14, 2022 Oct 14, 2022 Aug 9, 2022 $0.44 normal
Jun 14, 2022 Jul 15, 2022 May 17, 2022 $0.44 normal
Mar 14, 2022 Apr 15, 2022 Feb 22, 2022 $0.42 normal
Dec 14, 2021 Jan 14, 2022 Nov 9, 2021 $0.42 normal
Sep 14, 2021 Oct 15, 2021 Aug 11, 2021 $0.42 normal
Jun 14, 2021 Jul 15, 2021 May 3, 2021 $0.42 normal
Mar 12, 2021 Apr 15, 2021 Feb 8, 2021 $0.4 normal
Dec 14, 2020 Jan 15, 2021 Nov 2, 2020 $0.4 normal
Sep 14, 2020 Oct 15, 2020 Aug 3, 2020 $0.4 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jul 15, 2020 May 15, 2020 $0.4 normal
Mar 12, 2020 Apr 15, 2020 Feb 19, 2020 $0.4 normal
Dec 12, 2019 Jan 15, 2020 Nov 5, 2019 $0.4 normal
Sep 12, 2019 Oct 15, 2019 Aug 6, 2019 $0.4 normal
Jun 13, 2019 Jul 15, 2019 May 7, 2019 $0.4 normal
Mar 14, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 Feb 27, 2019 $0.38 normal
Dec 13, 2018 Jan 15, 2019 Nov 6, 2018 $0.38 normal
Sep 21, 2018 Oct 15, 2018 Sep 11, 2018 $0.38 normal
Jun 14, 2018 Jul 13, 2018 May 15, 2018 $0.38 normal
Mar 14, 2018 Apr 13, 2018 Feb 21, 2018 $0.36 normal
Dec 14, 2017 Jan 12, 2018 Nov 7, 2017 $0.36 normal
Sep 14, 2017 Oct 13, 2017 Aug 3, 2017 $0.36 normal
Jun 13, 2017 Jul 14, 2017 May 9, 2017 $0.36 normal
Mar 13, 2017 Apr 13, 2017 Feb 21, 2017 $0.34 normal
Dec 13, 2016 Jan 13, 2017 $0.34 normal
Sep 13, 2016 Oct 14, 2016 $0.34 normal
Jun 13, 2016 Jul 15, 2016 May 17, 2016 $0.34 normal
Mar 11, 2016 Apr 15, 2016 Feb 24, 2016 $0.32 normal
Dec 11, 2015 Jan 15, 2016 $0.32 normal
Sep 11, 2015 Oct 15, 2015 Aug 12, 2015 $0.32 normal

Leggett & Platt dividend payout ratio

What is Leggett & Platt dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Leggett & Platt's payout ratio of 60.6% is above the Consumer Cyclical sector, the industry and its peers average. Compared to its Consumer Cyclical sector average of 29.5%, Leggett & Platt's payout ratio is 105% higher.

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

LEG dividend vs peer dividends

How does LEG dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
SCS Steelcase Inc 8.23% $0.58 446.2%
CRWS Crown Crafts Inc 5.49% $0.32 36.8%
LEG Leggett & Platt Inc 5.04% $1.72 60.6%
HNI Hni Corp 4.52% $1.26 74.1%
FLXS Flexsteel Industries Inc 3.73% $0.6 206.9%
TPX Tempur Sealy International Inc 1.55% $0.39 12.7%

Frequently asked questions

Does Leggett & Platt pay a dividend?

Yes, Leggett & Platt has been paying dividends for the last 26 years.

When is Leggett & Platt's next dividend?

Currently LEG's next dividend date is unknown, however based on the recent dividend frequency we project that it will likely be in December 2022.

When was LEG's last dividend?

Leggett & Platt's last dividend ex-date was on Sep 14, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.44 per share.

How much dividend does Leggett & Platt pay (per share)?

LEG's annualized dividend per share is $1.72.

What is Leggett & Platt's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Leggett & Platt is 5.18%.

How often does Leggett & Platt pay dividends?

Leggett & Platt pays four dividends per year.

What is Leggett & Platt's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Leggett & Platt is 60.6%.

Does Leggett & Platt pay a good dividend?

Leggett & Platt's dividend yield is above the Consumer Cyclical sector average.