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NEU Newmarket dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Newmarket's latest quarterly dividend of $2.5 per share was on Mar 14, 2024 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $9.25 per share represents a current dividend yield of 1.68%. The latest NEU payment of $2.5 marks a dividend growth of 11%.

Key dates

  • NEU last dividend date: Mar 14, 2024
  • NEU next dividend date: Jun 14, 2024
NEU dividend stats
DPS
$9.25
Dividend yield
1.68%
Payout ratio
22.2%
vs. Basic Materials sector
Dividend yield
1.89%
Payout ratio
37.7%

Dividend yield

What is Newmarket current dividend yield

NEU has a dividend yield of 1.68% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Basic Materials sector average. In comparison with the Basic Materials sector average of 1.89%, Newmarket's dividend yield is 11% lower. Historically NEU's dividend yield has averaged at 2.1% in the last 5 years, which is higher than the current one.

Dividend history

What is NEU dividend payout history and dates

Newmarket has a dividend history dating as far as 1994, but lately the company has recorded 18 consecutive years of dividend payments. Our records of NEU show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share marks an increase of 10% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 40% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 21%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Mar 14, 2024 Apr 1, 2024 Feb 22, 2024 $2.5 normal
Dec 14, 2023 Jan 2, 2024 Oct 26, 2023 $2.25 normal
Sep 14, 2023 Oct 2, 2023 Aug 3, 2023 $2.25 normal
Jun 14, 2023 Jul 3, 2023 Apr 27, 2023 $2.25 normal
Mar 14, 2023 Apr 3, 2023 Feb 23, 2023 $2.1 normal
Dec 14, 2022 Jan 3, 2023 Oct 27, 2022 $2.1 normal
Sep 14, 2022 Oct 3, 2022 Aug 4, 2022 $2.1 normal
Jun 14, 2022 Jul 1, 2022 Apr 28, 2022 $2.1 normal
Mar 14, 2022 Apr 1, 2022 Feb 24, 2022 $2.1 normal
Dec 14, 2021 Jan 3, 2022 Oct 28, 2021 $2.1 normal
Sep 14, 2021 Oct 1, 2021 Aug 5, 2021 $2.1 normal
Jun 14, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 Apr 22, 2021 $1.9 normal
Mar 12, 2021 Apr 1, 2021 Feb 25, 2021 $1.9 normal
Dec 14, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 Oct 22, 2020 $1.9 normal
Sep 14, 2020 Oct 1, 2020 Aug 6, 2020 $1.9 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 Apr 23, 2020 $1.9 normal
Mar 13, 2020 Apr 1, 2020 Feb 27, 2020 $1.9 normal
Dec 13, 2019 Jan 2, 2020 Oct 24, 2019 $1.9 normal
Sep 13, 2019 Oct 1, 2019 Aug 1, 2019 $1.9 normal
Jun 14, 2019 Jul 1, 2019 Apr 25, 2019 $1.75 normal
Mar 14, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 Feb 28, 2019 $1.75 normal
Dec 14, 2018 Jan 2, 2019 Oct 25, 2018 $1.75 normal
Sep 14, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 Aug 9, 2018 $1.75 normal
Jun 14, 2018 Jul 2, 2018 Apr 26, 2018 $1.75 normal
Mar 14, 2018 Apr 2, 2018 Feb 22, 2018 $1.75 normal
Dec 14, 2017 Jan 2, 2018 Oct 26, 2017 $1.75 normal
Sep 14, 2017 Oct 2, 2017 Aug 3, 2017 $1.75 normal
Jun 13, 2017 Jul 3, 2017 Apr 27, 2017 $1.75 normal
Mar 13, 2017 Apr 3, 2017 $1.75 normal
Dec 13, 2016 Jan 2, 2017 $1.6 normal
Sep 13, 2016 Oct 1, 2016 $1.6 normal
Jun 13, 2016 Jul 1, 2016 $1.6 normal
Mar 11, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 Feb 25, 2016 $1.6 normal

Newmarket dividend payout ratio

What is Newmarket dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

NEU has a payout ratio of 22.2% which is lower than the Basic Materials sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Basic Materials sector average of 37.7%, Newmarket's payout ratio is 41% lower.

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

NEU dividend vs peer dividends

How does NEU dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
CVX Chevron Corp 3.86% $6.28 57.5%
XOM Exxon Mobil Corp 3.14% $3.76 46.1%
NEU Newmarket Corp 1.68% $9.25 22.2%

Frequently asked questions

Does Newmarket pay a dividend?

Yes, Newmarket has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. NEU has been paying dividends since 2006.

When is Newmarket's next dividend?

NEU's next dividend is scheduled on Jun 14, 2024 (ex-date).

When was NEU's last dividend?

Newmarket's last dividend ex-date was on Mar 14, 2024. The dividend amount was $2.5 per share.

How much dividend does Newmarket pay (per share)?

NEU has paid dividend of $9.25 per share in the last year.

What is Newmarket's dividend yield?

Currently Newmarket's dividend yield is 1.68%.

How often does Newmarket pay dividends?

Newmarket pays dividends quarterly.

What is Newmarket's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Newmarket is 22.2%.

Does Newmarket pay a good dividend?

Newmarket's dividend yield is lower than the Basic Materials sector average.