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NLSN Nielsen Holdings plc Dividend

Nielsen Holdings's most recent quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Nov 17, 2021. At an annualized rate of $0.24 per share, the stock yields 1.25%.

NLSN next dividend date: Not announced

NLSN
DPS
$0.24
Dividend yield
1.25%
Payout ratio
11%
Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.65%
Payout ratio
33.5%

Dividend yield

NLSN has a dividend yield of 1.25% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Industrials sector average.

Dividend history

Nielsen Holdings has been paying dividends for the last eight years. According to our data NLSN has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has remained the same for the last twelve months. However since the stock price has gone up by 18% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 16%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Oct 14, 2021 Nov 17, 2021 Dec 2, 2021 $0.06 normal
Jul 16, 2021 Aug 18, 2021 Sep 2, 2021 $0.06 normal
Mar 24, 2021 Jun 2, 2021 Jun 17, 2021 $0.06 normal
Feb 5, 2021 Mar 3, 2021 Mar 18, 2021 $0.06 normal
Oct 27, 2020 Nov 18, 2020 Dec 3, 2020 $0.06 normal
Jul 17, 2020 Aug 19, 2020 Sep 3, 2020 $0.06 normal
Apr 16, 2020 Jun 3, 2020 Jun 18, 2020 $0.06 normal
Feb 21, 2020 Mar 4, 2020 Mar 19, 2020 $0.06 normal
Nov 7, 2019 Nov 20, 2019 Dec 5, 2019 $0.06 normal
Aug 21, 2019 Sep 5, 2019 $0.35 normal
Apr 19, 2019 Jun 4, 2019 Jun 19, 2019 $0.35 normal
Feb 22, 2019 Mar 6, 2019 Mar 21, 2019 $0.35 normal
Oct 19, 2018 Nov 20, 2018 Dec 5, 2018 $0.35 normal
Jul 20, 2018 Aug 21, 2018 Sep 5, 2018 $0.35 normal
Apr 19, 2018 Jun 5, 2018 Jun 20, 2018 $0.35 normal
Feb 22, 2018 Mar 6, 2018 Mar 21, 2018 $0.34 normal
Oct 19, 2017 Nov 20, 2017 Dec 5, 2017 $0.34 normal
Jul 20, 2017 Aug 22, 2017 Sep 7, 2017 $0.34 normal
Apr 25, 2017 May 31, 2017 Jun 16, 2017 $0.34 normal
Feb 16, 2017 Feb 28, 2017 Mar 16, 2017 $0.31 normal
Oct 20, 2016 Nov 18, 2016 Dec 6, 2016 $0.31 normal
Jul 22, 2016 Aug 23, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 $0.31 normal
May 31, 2016 Jun 16, 2016 $0.31 normal
Feb 18, 2016 Mar 1, 2016 Mar 17, 2016 $0.28 normal
Oct 29, 2015 Nov 20, 2015 Dec 8, 2015 $0.28 normal
Jul 23, 2015 Aug 25, 2015 Sep 10, 2015 $0.28 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

NLSN has a payout ratio of 11% which is lower than the Industrials sector and the industry average.

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