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MSA MSA Safety dividend history, payout ratio & dates

MSA Safety's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.46 per share was made to shareholders on record before Aug 15, 2022. The payout stands at $1.8 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 1.59%.

Key dates

  • MSA last dividend date: Aug 15, 2022
  • MSA next dividend date: Not announced
MSA dividend stats
DPS
$1.8
Dividend yield
1.53%
Payout ratio
166.7%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.69%
Payout ratio
28.9%

Dividend yield

What is MSA Safety current dividend yield

MSA has a dividend yield of 1.59% which is lower than the Industrials sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with the Industrials sector average of 1.69%, MSA Safety's dividend yield is 6% lower. Historically MSA's dividend yield has averaged at 1.4% in the last 5 years, which is lower than the current one.

Dividend history

What is MSA dividend payout history and dates

MSA Safety has been paying dividends for the last 28 years. According to our data MSA has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 3.4% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 23% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 35%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 15, 2022 Sep 10, 2022 Aug 2, 2022 $0.46 normal
May 13, 2022 Jun 10, 2022 May 2, 2022 $0.46 normal
Feb 11, 2022 Mar 10, 2022 Jan 18, 2022 $0.44 normal
Nov 12, 2021 Dec 10, 2021 Oct 29, 2021 $0.44 normal
Aug 13, 2021 Sep 10, 2021 Aug 3, 2021 $0.44 normal
May 14, 2021 Jun 10, 2021 May 3, 2021 $0.44 normal
Feb 18, 2021 Mar 10, 2021 Jan 19, 2021 $0.43 normal
Nov 10, 2020 Dec 10, 2020 Oct 30, 2020 $0.43 normal
Aug 14, 2020 Sep 10, 2020 Aug 4, 2020 $0.43 normal
May 21, 2020 Jun 10, 2020 May 12, 2020 $0.43 normal
Feb 11, 2020 Mar 10, 2020 Jan 14, 2020 $0.42 normal
Nov 6, 2019 Dec 10, 2019 Oct 25, 2019 $0.42 normal
Aug 19, 2019 Sep 10, 2019 Aug 6, 2019 $0.42 normal
May 17, 2019 Jun 10, 2019 May 8, 2019 $0.42 normal
Feb 15, 2019 Mar 10, 2019 Jan 15, 2019 $0.38 normal
Nov 13, 2018 Dec 10, 2018 Nov 1, 2018 $0.38 normal
Aug 17, 2018 Sep 10, 2018 Aug 3, 2018 $0.38 normal
May 18, 2018 Jun 10, 2018 May 7, 2018 $0.38 normal
Feb 13, 2018 Mar 10, 2018 Jan 9, 2018 $0.35 normal
Nov 13, 2017 Dec 10, 2017 Oct 25, 2017 $0.35 normal
Aug 14, 2017 Sep 10, 2017 Aug 1, 2017 $0.35 normal
May 19, 2017 Jun 10, 2017 May 12, 2017 $0.35 normal
Feb 10, 2017 Mar 10, 2017 Jan 10, 2017 $0.33 normal
Nov 9, 2016 Dec 10, 2016 Oct 27, 2016 $0.33 normal
Aug 16, 2016 Sep 10, 2016 Aug 2, 2016 $0.33 normal
May 19, 2016 Jun 10, 2016 May 9, 2016 $0.33 normal

MSA Safety dividend payout ratio

What is MSA Safety dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

MSA has a payout ratio of 166.7% which is higher than the Industrials sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Industrials sector average of 28.9%, MSA Safety's payout ratio is 477% higher.

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

MSA dividend vs peer dividends

How does MSA dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
MATW Matthews International Corp 3.72% $0.88 N/A
HI Hillenbrand Inc 2.21% $0.87 30.7%
MSA MSA Safety Inc 1.53% $1.8 166.7%
NPO Enpro Industries Inc 1.22% $1.11 12.8%

Frequently asked questions

Does MSA Safety pay a dividend?

Yes, MSA Safety has been paying dividends for the last 28 years.

When is MSA Safety's next dividend?

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

When was MSA's last dividend?

MSA Safety's last dividend ex-date was on Aug 15, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.46 per share.

How much dividend does MSA Safety pay (per share)?

MSA's annualized dividend per share is $1.8.

What is MSA Safety's dividend yield?

MSA Safety's current dividend yield is 1.59%.

How often does MSA Safety pay dividends?

MSA Safety pays dividends quarterly.

What is MSA Safety's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of MSA Safety is 166.7%.

Does MSA Safety pay a good dividend?

MSA Safety's dividend yield is lower than the Industrials sector average.