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TSLX Sixth Street Specialty Lending dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Sixth Street Specialty Lending's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.46 per share was made to shareholders on record before Jun 14, 2024. The payout stands at $1.06 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 4.93%.

Key dates

  • TSLX last dividend date: Jun 14, 2024
  • TSLX next dividend date: Not announced
TSLX dividend stats
DPS
$1.06
Dividend yield
4.95%
Payout ratio
42.7%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.99%
Payout ratio
41.1%

Dividend yield

What is Sixth Street Specialty Lending current dividend yield

Sixth Street Specialty Lending's dividend yield of 4.93% is above the Financial Services sector and the industry average. If we compare it with its Financial Services sector average of 2.99%, Sixth Street Specialty Lending's dividend yield is 65% higher. The current dividend yield is less than the historical average of 6.9% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is TSLX dividend payout history and dates

Sixth Street Specialty Lending has been paying dividends for the last ten years. According to our data TSLX has issued nine dividends in the last twelve months. This includes eight regular and one special dividends. The annualized DPS has decreased by 41% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone up by 10% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 46%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jun 14, 2024 Jun 28, 2024 May 1, 2024 $0.46 normal
May 31, 2024 Jun 20, 2024 May 1, 2024 $0.06 normal
Mar 14, 2024 Mar 28, 2024 Feb 15, 2024 $0.46 normal
Feb 28, 2024 Mar 20, 2024 Feb 15, 2024 $0.08 normal
Feb 14, 2024 Feb 28, 2024 $0.46 normal
Dec 14, 2023 Dec 29, 2023 Nov 2, 2023 $0.46 normal
Nov 29, 2023 Dec 20, 2023 Nov 2, 2023 $0.07 normal
Sep 14, 2023 Sep 29, 2023 Aug 3, 2023 $0.46 normal
Aug 30, 2023 Sep 20, 2023 Aug 3, 2023 $0.06 special
Jun 14, 2023 Jun 30, 2023 May 8, 2023 $0.46 normal
May 30, 2023 Jun 20, 2023 May 8, 2023 $0.04 special
Mar 14, 2023 Mar 31, 2023 Feb 16, 2023 $0.46 normal
Feb 27, 2023 Mar 20, 2023 Feb 16, 2023 $0.09 special
Dec 14, 2022 Dec 30, 2022 Nov 1, 2022 $0.45 normal
Sep 14, 2022 Sep 30, 2022 Aug 2, 2022 $0.42 normal
Jun 14, 2022 Jul 15, 2022 May 3, 2022 $0.41 normal
May 27, 2022 Jun 30, 2022 May 3, 2022 $0.04 normal
Mar 14, 2022 Apr 18, 2022 Feb 17, 2022 $0.41 normal
Feb 25, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 Feb 17, 2022 $0.11 special
Dec 14, 2021 Jan 14, 2022 Nov 2, 2021 $0.41 normal
Dec 6, 2021 Dec 20, 2021 Nov 2, 2021 $0.5 special
Nov 29, 2021 Dec 31, 2021 Nov 2, 2021 $0.07 normal
Sep 14, 2021 Oct 15, 2021 Aug 3, 2021 $0.41 normal
Aug 30, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 Aug 3, 2021 $0.02 special
Jun 14, 2021 Jul 15, 2021 May 4, 2021 $0.41 normal
May 27, 2021 Jun 30, 2021 May 4, 2021 $0.06 special
Mar 24, 2021 Apr 8, 2021 Feb 17, 2021 $1.25 special
Mar 12, 2021 Apr 15, 2021 Feb 17, 2021 $0.41 normal
Feb 25, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 Feb 17, 2021 $0.05 special
Dec 14, 2020 Jan 15, 2021 Nov 4, 2020 $0.41 normal
Nov 27, 2020 Dec 31, 2020 Nov 4, 2020 $0.1 special
Sep 14, 2020 Oct 15, 2020 Aug 4, 2020 $0.41 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jul 15, 2020 May 5, 2020 $0.41 normal
Jun 12, 2020 Jul 15, 2020 Feb 19, 2020 $0.25 special
Apr 14, 2020 Apr 30, 2020 Feb 19, 2020 $0.25 special
Mar 12, 2020 Apr 15, 2020 Feb 19, 2020 $0.41 normal
Feb 27, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Feb 19, 2020 $0.06 normal
Dec 12, 2019 Jan 15, 2020 Nov 5, 2019 $0.39 normal
Nov 27, 2019 Dec 31, 2019 Nov 5, 2019 $0.08 normal
Sep 12, 2019 Oct 15, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 $0.39 normal
Aug 29, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Jul 31, 2019 $0.04 normal
Jun 13, 2019 Jul 15, 2019 May 2, 2019 $0.39 normal
May 30, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 May 2, 2019 $0.01 normal
Mar 14, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 Feb 20, 2019 $0.39 normal
Feb 27, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 Feb 20, 2019 $0.12 special
Dec 13, 2018 Jan 15, 2019 Nov 6, 2018 $0.39 normal
Nov 29, 2018 Dec 31, 2018 Nov 6, 2018 $0.05 special
Sep 13, 2018 Oct 15, 2018 Aug 1, 2018 $0.39 normal
Aug 30, 2018 Sep 28, 2018 Aug 1, 2018 $0.08 normal
Jun 14, 2018 Jul 13, 2018 May 3, 2018 $0.39 normal
May 30, 2018 Jun 29, 2018 May 3, 2018 $0.06 normal
Mar 14, 2018 Apr 13, 2018 Feb 21, 2018 $0.39 normal
Feb 27, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 Feb 21, 2018 $0.03 special
Dec 14, 2017 Jan 12, 2018 Nov 7, 2017 $0.39 normal
Nov 29, 2017 Dec 29, 2017 Nov 7, 2017 $0.06 special
Sep 14, 2017 Oct 13, 2017 Aug 2, 2017 $0.39 normal
Aug 29, 2017 Sep 29, 2017 Aug 2, 2017 $0.09 normal
Jun 13, 2017 Jul 14, 2017 May 3, 2017 $0.39 normal
May 26, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 May 3, 2017 $0.04 normal
Apr 5, 2017 Apr 28, 2017 Feb 22, 2017 $0.39 normal
Dec 28, 2016 Jan 31, 2017 Nov 7, 2016 $0.39 normal
Sep 28, 2016 Oct 31, 2016 Aug 3, 2016 $0.39 normal

Sixth Street Specialty Lending dividend payout ratio

What is Sixth Street Specialty Lending dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

Sixth Street Specialty Lending's payout ratio of 42.7% is above the Financial Services sector average but below the industry average. But if we consider its Financial Services sector average of 41.1%, Sixth Street Specialty Lending's payout ratio is only 3.9% higher.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does Sixth Street Specialty Lending pay a dividend?

Yes, Sixth Street Specialty Lending has paid nine dividends in the last 12 months. TSLX has been paying dividends since 2014.

When is Sixth Street Specialty Lending's next dividend?

TSLX hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, however if we take into account its recent dividend schedule, it is likely that its next dividend will be in September 2024.

When was TSLX's last dividend?

Sixth Street Specialty Lending's last regular dividend was on Jun 14, 2024 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.46 per share.

How much dividend does Sixth Street Specialty Lending pay (per share)?

On an annual basis TSLX pays $1.06 per share.

What is Sixth Street Specialty Lending's dividend yield?

Currently Sixth Street Specialty Lending's dividend yield is 4.93%.

How often does Sixth Street Specialty Lending pay dividends?

Sixth Street Specialty Lending pays four dividends per year (excluding specials).

What is Sixth Street Specialty Lending's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Sixth Street Specialty Lending is 42.7%.

Does Sixth Street Specialty Lending pay a good dividend?

Sixth Street Specialty Lending's dividend yield is more than the Financial Services sector average.