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UNP Union Pacific dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Union Pacific's most recent quarterly dividend was on Feb 25, 2022 (ex-date) with a cash dividend payment of $1.18 per share. At an annualized rate of $4.5 per share, the stock yields 1.97%.

Key dates

  • UNP last dividend date: Feb 25, 2022
  • UNP next dividend date: May 27, 2022
UNP dividend stats
DPS
$4.5
Dividend yield
1.95%
Payout ratio
42.7%
vs. Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.92%
Payout ratio
31.8%

Dividend yield

What is Union Pacific current dividend yield

UNP has a dividend yield of 1.97% which is higher than the Industrials sector average but lower than the industry average.

Dividend history

What is UNP dividend payout history and dates

Union Pacific has been paying dividends since 1994. UNP has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has grown by 16% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone up by 0% from a year ago, the dividend yield has grown by 16%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Feb 3, 2022 Feb 25, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 $1.18 normal
Dec 10, 2021 Dec 17, 2021 Dec 30, 2021 $1.18 normal
Jul 29, 2021 Aug 30, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 $1.07 normal
May 13, 2021 May 27, 2021 Jun 30, 2021 $1.07 normal
Feb 4, 2021 Feb 25, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 $0.97 normal
Nov 5, 2020 Nov 27, 2020 Dec 30, 2020 $0.97 normal
Jul 30, 2020 Aug 28, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 $0.97 normal
May 14, 2020 May 28, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 $0.97 normal
Feb 6, 2020 Feb 27, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 $0.97 normal
Nov 14, 2019 Nov 27, 2019 Dec 30, 2019 $0.97 normal
Jul 25, 2019 Aug 29, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 $0.97 normal
May 16, 2019 May 30, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 $0.88 normal
Feb 7, 2019 Feb 27, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 $0.88 normal
Nov 15, 2018 Nov 29, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 $0.8 normal
Jul 26, 2018 Aug 30, 2018 Sep 28, 2018 $0.8 normal
May 10, 2018 May 30, 2018 Jun 29, 2018 $0.73 normal
Feb 8, 2018 Feb 27, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 $0.73 normal
Nov 16, 2017 Nov 29, 2017 Dec 28, 2017 $0.665 normal
Jul 27, 2017 Aug 29, 2017 Sep 29, 2017 $0.605 normal
May 11, 2017 May 26, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 $0.605 normal
Feb 2, 2017 Feb 24, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 $0.605 normal
Nov 17, 2016 Nov 28, 2016 Dec 29, 2016 $0.605 normal
Jul 28, 2016 Aug 29, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $0.55 normal
May 12, 2016 May 26, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 $0.55 normal
Feb 4, 2016 Feb 25, 2016 Mar 31, 2016 $0.55 normal
Nov 19, 2015 Nov 25, 2015 Dec 30, 2015 $0.55 normal
Jul 30, 2015 Aug 27, 2015 Sep 30, 2015 $0.55 normal

Dividend payout ratio

What is Union Pacific dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

UNP has a payout ratio of 42.7% which is higher than the Industrials sector and the industry average.

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