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NEE Nextera Energy dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Nextera Energy's latest quarterly dividend of $0.515 per share was on Feb 26, 2024 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $1.92 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.94%. The latest NEE payment of $0.515 marks a dividend growth of 10%.

Key dates

  • NEE last dividend date: Feb 26, 2024
  • NEE next dividend date: Not announced
NEE dividend stats
DPS
$1.92
Dividend yield
2.94%
Payout ratio
53.1%
vs. Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.52%
Payout ratio
65.4%

Dividend yield

What is Nextera Energy current dividend yield

Nextera Energy's dividend yield of 2.94% is lower than the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with the Utilities sector average of 3.52%, Nextera Energy's dividend yield is 16% lower. The historical 5-year average of NEE's dividend yield is 2.2%, which is less than the current one.

Dividend history

What is NEE dividend payout history and dates

Nextera Energy has a history of paying dividends since 1994. Our records of NEE show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 10% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 17% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 33%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Feb 26, 2024 Mar 15, 2024 Feb 16, 2024 $0.515 normal
Nov 22, 2023 Dec 15, 2023 Oct 12, 2023 $0.468 normal
Aug 29, 2023 Sep 15, 2023 Jul 27, 2023 $0.468 normal
May 26, 2023 Jun 15, 2023 May 18, 2023 $0.468 normal
Feb 27, 2023 Mar 15, 2023 Feb 17, 2023 $0.468 normal
Nov 23, 2022 Dec 15, 2022 Oct 14, 2022 $0.425 normal
Aug 29, 2022 Sep 15, 2022 Jul 29, 2022 $0.425 normal
May 27, 2022 Jun 15, 2022 May 19, 2022 $0.425 normal
Feb 28, 2022 Mar 15, 2022 Feb 18, 2022 $0.425 normal
Nov 24, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 $0.385 normal
Aug 26, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 $0.385 normal
Jun 1, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 May 20, 2021 $0.385 normal
Feb 25, 2021 Mar 15, 2021 Feb 12, 2021 $0.385 normal
Nov 25, 2020 Dec 15, 2020 Oct 16, 2020 $0.35 normal
Aug 27, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Jul 30, 2020 $0.35 normal
Jun 1, 2020 Jun 15, 2020 May 21, 2020 $0.35 normal
Feb 27, 2020 Mar 16, 2020 Feb 14, 2020 $0.35 normal
Nov 27, 2019 Dec 16, 2019 Oct 18, 2019 $0.313 normal
Aug 28, 2019 Sep 16, 2019 Jul 25, 2019 $0.313 normal
May 31, 2019 Jun 17, 2019 May 23, 2019 $0.313 normal
Feb 27, 2019 Mar 15, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 $0.313 normal
Nov 29, 2018 Dec 17, 2018 Oct 12, 2018 $0.278 normal
Aug 29, 2018 Sep 17, 2018 Jul 26, 2018 $0.278 normal
Jun 4, 2018 Jun 15, 2018 May 24, 2018 $0.278 normal
Feb 26, 2018 Mar 15, 2018 Feb 16, 2018 $0.278 normal
Nov 22, 2017 Dec 15, 2017 Oct 13, 2017 $0.246 normal
Aug 23, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 Jul 27, 2017 $0.246 normal
May 25, 2017 Jun 15, 2017 May 18, 2017 $0.246 normal
Feb 24, 2017 Mar 15, 2017 Feb 17, 2017 $0.246 normal
Nov 22, 2016 Dec 15, 2016 Oct 14, 2016 $0.218 normal
Aug 26, 2016 Sep 15, 2016 Jul 29, 2016 $0.218 normal
May 26, 2016 Jun 15, 2016 May 19, 2016 $0.218 normal
Feb 24, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 Feb 12, 2016 $0.218 normal
Nov 24, 2015 Dec 15, 2015 Oct 16, 2015 $0.193 normal
Aug 26, 2015 Sep 15, 2015 Jul 31, 2015 $0.193 normal

Nextera Energy dividend payout ratio

What is Nextera Energy dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Nextera Energy's payout ratio of 53.1% is below the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average. Compared to its Utilities sector average of 65.4%, Nextera Energy's payout ratio is 19% lower.

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

NEE dividend vs peer dividends

How does NEE dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
D Dominion Energy Inc 5.27% $2.67 116.6%
FE Firstenergy Corp 4.19% $1.6 83.3%
DUK Duke Energy CORP 4.16% $4.08 115.3%
ETR Entergy Corp 4.09% $4.4 39.5%
EXC Exelon Corp 3.88% $1.46 62.4%
XEL Xcel Energy Inc 3.84% $2.11 65.7%
SO Southern Co 3.84% $2.8 76.9%
PPL PPL Corp 3.57% $0.98 97.8%
NEE Nextera Energy Inc 2.94% $1.92 53.1%

Frequently asked questions

Does Nextera Energy pay a dividend?

Yes, Nextera Energy has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. NEE has been paying dividends since 1994.

When is Nextera Energy's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of NEE's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in May 2024.

When was NEE's last dividend?

Nextera Energy's last dividend ex-date was on Feb 26, 2024. The dividend amount was $0.515 per share.

How much dividend does Nextera Energy pay (per share)?

On an annual basis NEE pays $1.92 per share.

What is Nextera Energy's dividend yield?

Currently Nextera Energy's dividend yield is 2.94%.

How often does Nextera Energy pay dividends?

Nextera Energy has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Nextera Energy's dividend payout ratio?

Nextera Energy's dividend payout ratio is 53.1%.

Does Nextera Energy pay a good dividend?

Nextera Energy's dividend yield is less than the Utilities sector average.