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MO Altria Group Inc Dividend

Altria Group's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.9 per share was on Dec 22, 2021 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $3.52 per share represents a current dividend yield of 7.12%.

MO next dividend date: Not announced

MO
DPS
$3.52
Dividend yield
7%
Payout ratio
237.8%
Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.26%
Payout ratio
47.9%

Dividend yield

MO has a dividend yield of 7.12% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

Altria Group has a history of paying dividends since 1994. Our records of MO show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 3.5% for the last year. But since the stock price has gone up by 17% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 12%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Dec 8, 2021 Dec 22, 2021 Jan 10, 2022 $0.9 normal
Aug 26, 2021 Sep 14, 2021 Oct 12, 2021 $0.9 normal
May 20, 2021 Jun 14, 2021 Jul 9, 2021 $0.86 normal
Feb 26, 2021 Mar 24, 2021 Apr 30, 2021 $0.86 normal
Dec 16, 2020 Dec 24, 2020 Jan 11, 2021 $0.86 normal
Jul 28, 2020 Sep 14, 2020 Oct 9, 2020 $0.86 normal
May 14, 2020 Jun 12, 2020 Jul 10, 2020 $0.84 normal
Feb 27, 2020 Mar 24, 2020 Apr 30, 2020 $0.84 normal
Dec 11, 2019 Dec 24, 2019 Jan 10, 2020 $0.84 normal
Aug 22, 2019 Sep 13, 2019 Oct 10, 2019 $0.84 normal
May 16, 2019 Jun 13, 2019 Jul 10, 2019 $0.8 normal
Feb 28, 2019 Mar 22, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 $0.8 normal
Dec 12, 2018 Dec 24, 2018 Jan 10, 2019 $0.8 normal
Aug 23, 2018 Sep 13, 2018 Oct 10, 2018 $0.8 normal
May 17, 2018 Jun 14, 2018 Jul 10, 2018 $0.7 normal
Mar 1, 2018 Mar 14, 2018 Apr 10, 2018 $0.7 normal
Dec 6, 2017 Dec 20, 2017 Jan 10, 2018 $0.66 normal
Aug 24, 2017 Sep 14, 2017 Oct 10, 2017 $0.66 normal
May 18, 2017 Jun 13, 2017 Jul 10, 2017 $0.61 normal
Mar 1, 2017 Mar 13, 2017 Apr 10, 2017 $0.61 normal
Dec 7, 2016 Dec 20, 2016 Jan 10, 2017 $0.61 normal
Aug 25, 2016 Sep 13, 2016 Oct 11, 2016 $0.61 normal
May 19, 2016 Jun 13, 2016 Jul 11, 2016 $0.565 normal
Feb 25, 2016 Mar 11, 2016 Apr 11, 2016 $0.565 normal
Dec 9, 2015 Dec 22, 2015 Jan 11, 2016 $0.565 normal
Sep 11, 2015 Oct 9, 2015 $0.565 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

MO has a payout ratio of 237.8% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector average.

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