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TGNA Tegna Inc Dividend

Tegna's latest quarterly cash dividend of $0.095 per share was issued to shareholders on record before Sep 2, 2021. The dividend distribution stands at $0.33 per share annually, which comes to a dividend yield of 1.62%.

TGNA next dividend date: Dec 9, 2021

TGNA
DPS
$0.33
Dividend yield
1.62%
Payout ratio
12.3%
Communication Services sector
Dividend yield
2.27%
Payout ratio
44.6%

Dividend yield

TGNA has a dividend yield of 1.62% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Communication Services sector average.

Dividend history

Tegna has been paying dividends for the last 27 years. Our records show that TGNA has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 18% for the last twelve months. However with the price of the stock up by 38% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 15%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Jul 21, 2021 Sep 2, 2021 Oct 1, 2021 $0.095 normal
Mar 29, 2021 Jun 3, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 $0.095 normal
Feb 17, 2021 Mar 4, 2021 Apr 1, 2021 $0.07 normal
Oct 28, 2020 Dec 10, 2020 Jan 4, 2021 $0.07 normal
Jul 22, 2020 Sep 3, 2020 Oct 1, 2020 $0.07 normal
Apr 29, 2020 Jun 4, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 $0.07 normal
Feb 19, 2020 Mar 5, 2020 Apr 1, 2020 $0.07 normal
Oct 22, 2019 Dec 5, 2019 Jan 2, 2020 $0.07 normal
Jul 23, 2019 Sep 5, 2019 Oct 1, 2019 $0.07 normal
Apr 24, 2019 Jun 6, 2019 Jul 1, 2019 $0.07 normal
Feb 21, 2019 Mar 7, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 $0.07 normal
Oct 25, 2018 Dec 6, 2018 Jan 2, 2019 $0.07 normal
Jul 24, 2018 Sep 6, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 $0.07 normal
Apr 25, 2018 Jun 7, 2018 Jul 2, 2018 $0.07 normal
Feb 22, 2018 Mar 8, 2018 Apr 2, 2018 $0.07 normal
Nov 2, 2017 Dec 7, 2017 Jan 2, 2018 $0.07 normal
Jul 25, 2017 Sep 7, 2017 Oct 2, 2017 $0.07 normal
May 30, 2017 Jun 7, 2017 Jul 3, 2017 $0.07 normal
Feb 28, 2017 Mar 8, 2017 Apr 3, 2017 $0.14 normal
Oct 27, 2016 Dec 7, 2016 Jan 3, 2017 $0.14 normal
Jul 28, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 Oct 3, 2016 $0.14 normal
May 5, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 Jul 1, 2016 $0.14 normal
Feb 23, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 $0.14 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

TGNA has a payout ratio of 12.3% which is lower than the Communication Services sector and the industry average.

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