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NUE Nucor dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Nucor's latest quarterly dividend was on Mar 30, 2022 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.5 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $1.81 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 1.51% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • NUE last dividend date: Mar 30, 2022
  • NUE next dividend date: Not announced
NUE dividend stats
DPS
$1.81
Dividend yield
1.51%
Payout ratio
6.5%
vs. Basic Materials sector
Dividend yield
2.16%
Payout ratio
32.7%

Dividend yield

What is Nucor current dividend yield

NUE has a dividend yield of 1.51% which is lower than the Basic Materials sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

What is NUE dividend payout history and dates

Nucor has been paying dividends since 1995. NUE has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 12% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 19% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 6%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Feb 22, 2022 Mar 30, 2022 May 11, 2022 $0.5 normal
Dec 2, 2021 Dec 30, 2021 Feb 11, 2022 $0.5 normal
Sep 17, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 Nov 10, 2021 $0.405 normal
Jun 8, 2021 Jun 29, 2021 Aug 11, 2021 $0.405 normal
Feb 23, 2021 Mar 30, 2021 May 11, 2021 $0.405 normal
Dec 3, 2020 Dec 30, 2020 Feb 11, 2021 $0.405 normal
Sep 10, 2020 Sep 29, 2020 Nov 10, 2020 $0.403 normal
Jun 4, 2020 Jun 29, 2020 Aug 11, 2020 $0.403 normal
Feb 18, 2020 Mar 30, 2020 May 11, 2020 $0.403 normal
Dec 13, 2019 Dec 30, 2019 Feb 11, 2020 $0.403 normal
Sep 5, 2019 Sep 26, 2019 Nov 8, 2019 $0.4 normal
Jun 6, 2019 Jun 27, 2019 Aug 9, 2019 $0.4 normal
Feb 19, 2019 Mar 28, 2019 May 10, 2019 $0.4 normal
Nov 30, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Feb 11, 2019 $0.4 normal
Sep 6, 2018 Sep 27, 2018 Nov 9, 2018 $0.38 normal
Jun 7, 2018 Jun 28, 2018 Aug 10, 2018 $0.38 normal
Feb 20, 2018 Mar 28, 2018 May 11, 2018 $0.38 normal
Dec 1, 2017 Dec 28, 2017 Feb 9, 2018 $0.38 normal
Sep 14, 2017 Sep 28, 2017 Nov 9, 2017 $0.378 normal
Jun 6, 2017 Jun 28, 2017 Aug 11, 2017 $0.378 normal
Feb 21, 2017 Mar 29, 2017 May 11, 2017 $0.378 normal
Nov 30, 2016 Dec 28, 2016 Feb 10, 2017 $0.378 normal
Sep 15, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 Nov 10, 2016 $0.375 normal
Jun 6, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 Aug 11, 2016 $0.375 normal
Mar 29, 2016 May 11, 2016 $0.375 normal
Dec 29, 2015 Feb 11, 2016 $0.375 normal
Sep 28, 2015 Nov 10, 2015 $0.373 normal

Dividend payout ratio

What is Nucor dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

NUE has a payout ratio of 6.5% which is lower than the Basic Materials sector and the industry average.

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