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MCO Moodys Corp Dividend

Moodys's latest quarterly dividend was on Aug 19, 2021 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.62 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $2.42 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 0.65% based on its recent close price.

MCO next dividend date: Not announced

MCO
DPS
$2.42
Dividend yield
0.65%
Payout ratio
21.6%
Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.37%
Payout ratio
32.5%

Dividend yield

Moodys's dividend yield of 0.65% is lower than the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

Moodys has been paying dividends since 2000. MCO has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has increased by 11% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 28% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 14%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Jul 28, 2021 Aug 19, 2021 Sep 10, 2021 $0.62 normal
Apr 27, 2021 May 19, 2021 Jun 10, 2021 $0.62 normal
Feb 12, 2021 Feb 24, 2021 Mar 18, 2021 $0.62 normal
Oct 29, 2020 Nov 20, 2020 Dec 14, 2020 $0.56 normal
Jul 28, 2020 Aug 19, 2020 Sep 10, 2020 $0.56 normal
Apr 20, 2020 May 19, 2020 Jun 10, 2020 $0.56 normal
Feb 12, 2020 Feb 24, 2020 Mar 18, 2020 $0.56 normal
Oct 21, 2019 Nov 20, 2019 Dec 12, 2019 $0.5 normal
Jul 10, 2019 Aug 19, 2019 Sep 10, 2019 $0.5 normal
Apr 15, 2019 May 17, 2019 Jun 10, 2019 $0.5 normal
Feb 12, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 Mar 18, 2019 $0.5 normal
Oct 22, 2018 Nov 20, 2018 Dec 12, 2018 $0.44 normal
Jul 9, 2018 Aug 17, 2018 Sep 10, 2018 $0.44 normal
Apr 24, 2018 May 18, 2018 Jun 11, 2018 $0.44 normal
Jan 24, 2018 Feb 16, 2018 Mar 12, 2018 $0.44 normal
Oct 24, 2017 Nov 20, 2017 Dec 12, 2017 $0.38 normal
Jul 11, 2017 Aug 18, 2017 Sep 12, 2017 $0.38 normal
Apr 25, 2017 May 18, 2017 Jun 12, 2017 $0.38 normal
Dec 20, 2016 Feb 15, 2017 Mar 10, 2017 $0.38 normal
Oct 18, 2016 Nov 17, 2016 Dec 12, 2016 $0.37 normal
Jul 11, 2016 Aug 18, 2016 Sep 12, 2016 $0.37 normal
Apr 11, 2016 May 18, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 $0.37 normal
Feb 17, 2016 Mar 10, 2016 $0.37 normal
Oct 20, 2015 Nov 18, 2015 Dec 10, 2015 $0.34 normal
Aug 18, 2015 Sep 10, 2015 $0.34 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

Moodys's payout ratio of 21.6% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

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