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SWX Southwest Gas Holdings dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Southwest Gas Holdings's latest quarterly dividend was on Aug 12, 2022 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.62 per share. At an annualized rate of $2.43 per share, the stock yields 3.4%.

Key dates

  • SWX last dividend date: Aug 12, 2022
  • SWX next dividend date: Nov 14, 2022
SWX dividend stats
DPS
$2.43
Dividend yield
3.4%
Payout ratio
99.2%
vs. Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.16%
Payout ratio
63.5%

Dividend yield

What is Southwest Gas Holdings current dividend yield

Southwest Gas Holdings's dividend yield of 3.4% is above the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with its Utilities sector average of 3.16%, Southwest Gas Holdings's dividend yield is 8% higher. The historical 5-year average of SWX's dividend yield is 3.0%, which is less than the current yield.

Dividend history

What is SWX dividend payout history and dates

Southwest Gas Holdings has been paying dividends since 1994. SWX has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 4.3% for the last twelve months. However with the price of the stock up by 8% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 3.6%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Aug 12, 2022 Sep 1, 2022 May 5, 2022 $0.62 normal
May 13, 2022 Jun 1, 2022 Feb 24, 2022 $0.62 normal
Feb 14, 2022 Mar 1, 2022 Nov 17, 2021 $0.595 normal
Nov 12, 2021 Dec 1, 2021 Sep 22, 2021 $0.595 normal
Aug 13, 2021 Sep 1, 2021 May 5, 2021 $0.595 normal
May 14, 2021 Jun 1, 2021 Feb 24, 2021 $0.595 normal
Feb 12, 2021 Mar 1, 2021 Nov 18, 2020 $0.57 normal
Nov 13, 2020 Dec 1, 2020 Sep 24, 2020 $0.57 normal
Aug 14, 2020 Sep 1, 2020 May 6, 2020 $0.57 normal
May 14, 2020 Jun 1, 2020 Feb 25, 2020 $0.57 normal
Feb 14, 2020 Mar 2, 2020 Nov 18, 2019 $0.545 normal
Nov 14, 2019 Dec 2, 2019 Sep 25, 2019 $0.545 normal
Aug 14, 2019 Sep 3, 2019 May 1, 2019 $0.545 normal
May 14, 2019 Jun 3, 2019 Feb 25, 2019 $0.545 normal
Feb 14, 2019 Mar 1, 2019 Nov 13, 2018 $0.52 normal
Nov 14, 2018 Dec 3, 2018 Sep 26, 2018 $0.52 normal
Aug 14, 2018 Sep 4, 2018 May 2, 2018 $0.52 normal
May 14, 2018 Jun 1, 2018 Feb 23, 2018 $0.52 normal
Feb 14, 2018 Mar 1, 2018 Nov 13, 2017 $0.495 normal
Nov 14, 2017 Dec 1, 2017 Sep 26, 2017 $0.495 normal
Aug 11, 2017 Sep 1, 2017 May 3, 2017 $0.495 normal
May 11, 2017 Jun 1, 2017 $0.495 normal
Feb 13, 2017 Mar 1, 2017 Nov 15, 2016 $0.45 normal

Southwest Gas Holdings dividend payout ratio

What is Southwest Gas Holdings dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Southwest Gas Holdings's payout ratio of 99.2% is above the Utilities sector, the industry and its peers average. If we compare it with its Utilities sector average of 63.5%, Southwest Gas Holdings's payout ratio is 56% higher.

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

SWX dividend vs peer dividends

How does SWX dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
OKE Oneok Inc 6.64% $3.74 105.9%
NWN Northwest Natural Holding Co 4.27% $1.93 77.3%
SWX Southwest Gas Holdings Inc 3.4% $2.43 99.2%
SRE Sempra Energy 2.88% $4.54 125.6%
NFG National Fuel Gas Co 2.83% $1.86 34.4%
ATO Atmos Energy Corp 2.56% $2.72 49.6%
CNP Centerpoint Energy Inc 2.34% $0.69 27.8%

Frequently asked questions

Does Southwest Gas Holdings pay a dividend?

Yes, Southwest Gas Holdings has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. SWX has been paying dividends since 1994.

When is Southwest Gas Holdings's next dividend?

SWX's next dividend date is Nov 14, 2022 (ex-date).

When was SWX's last dividend?

Southwest Gas Holdings's last regular dividend was on Aug 12, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.62 per share.

How much dividend does Southwest Gas Holdings pay (per share)?

SWX has paid dividend of $2.43 per share in the last year.

What is Southwest Gas Holdings's dividend yield?

Currently Southwest Gas Holdings's dividend yield is 3.4%.

How often does Southwest Gas Holdings pay dividends?

Southwest Gas Holdings has a quarterly dividend frequency.

What is Southwest Gas Holdings's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Southwest Gas Holdings is 99.2%.

Does Southwest Gas Holdings pay a good dividend?

Southwest Gas Holdings's dividend yield is more than the Utilities sector average.