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NRG Nrg Energy Inc Dividend

Nrg Energy's last quarterly dividend payment of $0.325 per share was made to shareholders on record before Oct 29, 2021. The dividend payment stands at $1.3 per share annually, which equates to a dividend yield of 3.65%.

NRG next dividend date: Not announced

NRG
DPS
$1.3
Dividend yield
3.65%
Payout ratio
13%
Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.29%
Payout ratio
69.3%

Dividend yield

NRG has a dividend yield of 3.65% which is above the Utilities sector and its peers average.

Dividend history

Nrg Energy has been paying dividends for the last nine years. According to our records NRG has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS marks an increase of 8% since one year ago. And with the stock price up by 7% from a year ago, the dividend yield marks an increase of 1.5%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Oct 15, 2021 Oct 29, 2021 Nov 15, 2021 $0.325 normal
Jul 20, 2021 Jul 30, 2021 Aug 16, 2021 $0.325 normal
Apr 19, 2021 Apr 30, 2021 May 17, 2021 $0.325 normal
Jan 21, 2021 Jan 29, 2021 Feb 16, 2021 $0.325 normal
Oct 23, 2020 Oct 30, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 $0.3 normal
Jul 17, 2020 Jul 31, 2020 Aug 17, 2020 $0.3 normal
Apr 15, 2020 Apr 30, 2020 May 15, 2020 $0.3 normal
Jan 21, 2020 Jan 31, 2020 Feb 18, 2020 $0.3 normal
Oct 17, 2019 Oct 31, 2019 Nov 15, 2019 $0.03 normal
Jul 19, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 Aug 15, 2019 $0.03 normal
Apr 8, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 May 15, 2019 $0.03 normal
Jan 23, 2019 Jan 31, 2019 Feb 15, 2019 $0.03 normal
Oct 17, 2018 Oct 31, 2018 Nov 15, 2018 $0.03 normal
Jul 18, 2018 Jul 31, 2018 Aug 15, 2018 $0.03 normal
Apr 19, 2018 Apr 30, 2018 May 15, 2018 $0.03 normal
Jan 19, 2018 Jan 31, 2018 Feb 15, 2018 $0.03 normal
Oct 18, 2017 Oct 31, 2017 Nov 15, 2017 $0.03 normal
Jul 20, 2017 Jul 28, 2017 Aug 15, 2017 $0.03 normal
Apr 7, 2017 Apr 27, 2017 May 15, 2017 $0.03 normal
Jan 18, 2017 Jan 30, 2017 Feb 15, 2017 $0.03 normal
Oct 19, 2016 Oct 28, 2016 Nov 15, 2016 $0.03 normal
Jul 28, 2016 Aug 15, 2016 $0.03 normal
Apr 18, 2016 Apr 28, 2016 May 16, 2016 $0.03 normal
Jan 18, 2016 Jan 28, 2016 Feb 16, 2016 $0.145 normal
Oct 12, 2015 Oct 29, 2015 Nov 16, 2015 $0.145 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

NRG has a payout ratio of 13% which is lower than the Utilities sector and its peers average.

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