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NGVC Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.1 per share was on Mar 1, 2024 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $0.4 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.45%.

Key dates

  • NGVC last dividend date: Mar 1, 2024
  • NGVC next dividend date: Not announced
NGVC dividend stats
DPS
$0.4
Dividend yield
2.45%
Payout ratio
34.2%
vs. Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.36%
Payout ratio
42.2%

Dividend yield

What is Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage current dividend yield

NGVC has a dividend yield of 2.45% which is higher than the Consumer Defensive sector and the industry average. But in comparison with the Consumer Defensive sector average of 2.36%, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's dividend yield is only 3.8% higher.

Dividend history

What is NGVC dividend payout history and dates

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has a history of paying dividends since 2020. Our records of NGVC show that the company has issued five dividends in the last twelve months. This includes four regular and one special dividends. The annualized DPS has not changed for the last year. But since the stock price has gone up by 49% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 33%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Mar 1, 2024 Mar 20, 2024 Feb 8, 2024 $0.1 normal
Nov 24, 2023 Dec 13, 2023 Nov 16, 2023 $1 special
Nov 24, 2023 Dec 13, 2023 Nov 16, 2023 $0.1 normal
Aug 25, 2023 Sep 13, 2023 Aug 3, 2023 $0.1 normal
May 26, 2023 Jun 14, 2023 May 4, 2023 $0.1 normal
Feb 24, 2023 Mar 15, 2023 Feb 2, 2023 $0.1 normal
Nov 25, 2022 Dec 14, 2022 Nov 17, 2022 $0.1 normal
Aug 26, 2022 Sep 14, 2022 Aug 4, 2022 $0.1 normal
May 27, 2022 Jun 15, 2022 May 5, 2022 $0.1 normal
Feb 25, 2022 Mar 16, 2022 Feb 3, 2022 $0.1 normal
Nov 26, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 Nov 18, 2021 $0.1 normal
Aug 27, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 Aug 5, 2021 $0.07 normal
May 28, 2021 Jun 16, 2021 May 6, 2021 $0.07 normal
Feb 26, 2021 Mar 17, 2021 Feb 4, 2021 $0.07 normal
Nov 27, 2020 Dec 16, 2020 Nov 19, 2020 $2 normal
Nov 27, 2020 Dec 16, 2020 Nov 19, 2020 $0.07 normal
Aug 28, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Aug 6, 2020 $0.07 normal
May 29, 2020 Jun 16, 2020 May 7, 2020 $0.07 normal
Feb 28, 2020 Mar 17, 2020 Feb 6, 2020 $0.07 normal
Nov 29, 2019 Dec 17, 2019 Nov 14, 2019 $0.07 normal

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage dividend payout ratio

What is Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

NGVC has a payout ratio of 34.2% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Consumer Defensive sector average. In comparison with the Consumer Defensive sector average of 42.2%, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's payout ratio is 19% lower.

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

NGVC dividend vs peer dividends

How does NGVC dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
NGVC Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc 2.45% $0.4 34.2%
KR Kroger Co 2.04% $1.13 37.8%
WMT Walmart Inc 1.3% $0.78 40.5%
DIT Amcon Distributing Co 0.41% $0.72 4.2%

Frequently asked questions

Does Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage pay a dividend?

Yes, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has been paying dividends for the last four years.

When is Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's next dividend?

NGVC hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, however if we take into account its recent dividend schedule, it is likely that its next dividend will be in June 2024.

When was NGVC's last dividend?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's last regular dividend was on Mar 1, 2024 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.1 per share.

How much dividend does Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage pay (per share)?

NGVC's annualized dividend per share is $0.4.

What is Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's dividend yield?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's current dividend yield is 2.45%.

How often does Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage pay dividends?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's dividend payout ratio?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's dividend payout ratio is 34.2%.

Does Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage pay a good dividend?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's dividend yield is in line with the Consumer Defensive sector average.