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STC Stewart Information Services dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Stewart Information Services's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.45 per share was made to shareholders on record before Sep 14, 2022. At an annualized rate of $1.58 per share, the stock yields 3.47%. The latest STC stock dividend of $0.45 is an increase from the previous $0.375 distribution, representing a growth of 20%.

Key dates

  • STC last dividend date: Sep 14, 2022
  • STC next dividend date: Not announced
STC dividend stats
DPS
$1.58
Dividend yield
3.47%
Payout ratio
14.4%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.81%
Payout ratio
30.1%

Dividend yield

What is Stewart Information Services current dividend yield

Stewart Information Services's dividend yield of 3.47% is above the Financial Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 2.81%, Stewart Information Services's dividend yield is 23% higher. Historically STC's dividend yield has averaged at 2.8% in the last 5 years, which is below the current yield.

Dividend history

What is STC dividend payout history and dates

Stewart Information Services has a dividend history dating as far as 1994, but lately the company has been paying dividends for the last 19 consecutive years. According to our data STC has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 22% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 30% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 74%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Sep 14, 2022 Sep 30, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 $0.45 normal
Jun 14, 2022 Jun 30, 2022 Jun 1, 2022 $0.375 normal
Mar 14, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 Mar 1, 2022 $0.375 normal
Dec 14, 2021 Dec 31, 2021 Dec 1, 2021 $0.375 normal
Sep 14, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 Sep 1, 2021 $0.33 normal
Jun 14, 2021 Jun 30, 2021 Jun 1, 2021 $0.33 normal
Mar 12, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 Mar 1, 2021 $0.33 normal
Dec 14, 2020 Dec 31, 2020 Dec 1, 2020 $0.3 normal
Sep 14, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Aug 31, 2020 $0.3 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 May 29, 2020 $0.3 normal
Mar 13, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 $0.3 normal
Dec 12, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Nov 29, 2019 $0.3 normal
Sep 13, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Aug 30, 2019 $0.3 normal
Jun 13, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 May 31, 2019 $0.3 normal
Mar 14, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 $0.3 normal
Dec 12, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Dec 3, 2018 $0.3 normal
Sep 13, 2018 Sep 28, 2018 Aug 31, 2018 $0.3 normal
Jun 14, 2018 Jun 29, 2018 Jun 1, 2018 $0.3 normal
Mar 14, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 $0.3 normal
Dec 14, 2017 Dec 29, 2017 Dec 1, 2017 $0.3 normal
Sep 14, 2017 Sep 29, 2017 Sep 1, 2017 $0.3 normal
Jun 13, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 Nov 16, 2015 $0.3 normal
Mar 13, 2017 Mar 30, 2017 Mar 1, 2017 $0.3 normal
Dec 13, 2016 Dec 30, 2016 Dec 1, 2016 $0.3 normal
Sep 13, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $0.3 normal

Stewart Information Services dividend payout ratio

What is Stewart Information Services dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Stewart Information Services's payout ratio of 14.4% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Financial Services sector average of 30.1%, Stewart Information Services's payout ratio is 52% lower.

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

STC dividend vs peer dividends

How does STC dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
FAF First American Financial Corp 4.17% $2.05 24.8%
STC Stewart Information Services Corp 3.47% $1.58 14.4%
ITIC Investors Title Co 1.32% $1.84 8.3%

Frequently asked questions

Does Stewart Information Services pay a dividend?

Yes, Stewart Information Services has been paying dividends for the last 19 years.

When is Stewart Information Services's next dividend?

Currently STC's next dividend date is unknown, however based on the recent dividend frequency we project that it will likely be in December 2022.

When was STC's last dividend?

Stewart Information Services's last dividend ex-date was on Sep 14, 2022. The dividend amount was $0.45 per share.

How much dividend does Stewart Information Services pay (per share)?

STC's annualized dividend per share is $1.58.

What is Stewart Information Services's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Stewart Information Services is 3.47%.

How often does Stewart Information Services pay dividends?

Stewart Information Services pays dividends quarterly.

What is Stewart Information Services's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Stewart Information Services is 14.4%.

Does Stewart Information Services pay a good dividend?

Stewart Information Services's dividend yield is above the Financial Services sector average.