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SM SM Energy dividend history, payout ratio & dates

SM Energy's most recent dividend was on Jan 19, 2023 (ex-date) with a cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $0.31 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 0.96% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • SM last dividend date: Jan 19, 2023
  • SM next dividend date: Not announced
SM dividend stats
DPS
$0.31
Dividend yield
0.96%
Payout ratio
2.9%
vs. Energy sector
Dividend yield
3.97%
Payout ratio
41.6%

Dividend yield

What is SM Energy current dividend yield

SM has a dividend yield of 0.96% which is lower than the Energy sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Energy sector average of 3.97%, SM Energy's dividend yield is 76% lower. The current dividend yield is higher than the historical average of 0.8% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is SM dividend payout history and dates

SM Energy has been paying dividends since 1994. SM has issued three dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 1,450% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 12% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 1,647%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jan 19, 2023 Feb 6, 2023 Dec 29, 2022 $0.15 normal
Oct 24, 2022 Nov 7, 2022 Sep 7, 2022 $0.15 normal
Apr 21, 2022 May 6, 2022 Mar 29, 2022 $0.01 normal
Oct 22, 2021 Nov 5, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 $0.01 normal
Apr 22, 2021 May 7, 2021 Apr 8, 2021 $0.01 normal
Oct 22, 2020 Nov 4, 2020 Sep 23, 2020 $0.01 normal
Apr 23, 2020 May 8, 2020 Apr 9, 2020 $0.01 normal
Oct 24, 2019 Nov 6, 2019 Sep 24, 2019 $0.05 normal
Apr 25, 2019 May 8, 2019 Mar 27, 2019 $0.05 normal
Oct 25, 2018 Nov 7, 2018 Sep 28, 2018 $0.05 normal
Apr 26, 2018 May 9, 2018 Mar 29, 2018 $0.05 normal
Oct 19, 2017 Nov 1, 2017 Sep 27, 2017 $0.05 normal
Apr 19, 2017 May 3, 2017 Mar 29, 2017 $0.05 normal
Oct 19, 2016 Nov 2, 2016 Sep 23, 2016 $0.05 normal
Apr 20, 2016 May 4, 2016 Mar 29, 2016 $0.05 normal

SM Energy dividend payout ratio

What is SM Energy dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

SM has a payout ratio of 2.9% which is lower than the Energy sector and the industry average. In comparison with the Energy sector average of 41.6%, SM Energy's payout ratio is 93% lower.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does SM Energy pay a dividend?

Yes, SM Energy has been paying dividends for the last 28 years.

When was SM's last dividend?

SM Energy's last regular dividend was on Jan 19, 2023 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.15 per share.

How much dividend does SM Energy pay (per share)?

SM's annualized dividend per share is $0.31.

What is SM Energy's dividend yield?

Currently SM Energy's dividend yield is 0.96%.

What is SM Energy's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of SM Energy is 2.9%.

Does SM Energy pay a good dividend?

SM Energy's dividend yield is lower than the Energy sector average.