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MO Altria Group Inc Dividend

Altria Group's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.9 per share was on Sep 14, 2021 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $3.48 per share represents a current dividend yield of 7.15%. The latest MO distribution of $0.9 marks a dividend growth of 4.7%.

MO next dividend date: Not announced

MO
DPS
$3.48
Dividend yield
7.15%
Payout ratio
142%
Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.2%
Payout ratio
48.9%

Dividend yield

MO has a dividend yield of 7.15% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector average.

Dividend history

Altria Group has a history of paying dividends since 1995. 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% for the last year. But since the stock price has gone up by 23% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 16%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
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 142% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector and the industry average.

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