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VST Vistra dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Vistra's latest quarterly dividend of $0.177 per share was on Jun 21, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $0.65 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.77%. The latest VST payment of $0.177 marks a dividend growth of 4.1%.

Key dates

  • VST last dividend date: Jun 21, 2022
  • VST next dividend date: Not announced
VST dividend stats
DPS
$0.65
Dividend yield
2.77%
Payout ratio
79.9%
vs. Utilities sector
Dividend yield
3.03%
Payout ratio
59.3%

Dividend yield

What is Vistra current dividend yield

VST has a dividend yield of 2.77% which is below the Utilities sector average.

Dividend history

What is VST dividend payout history and dates

Vistra has a history of paying dividends since 2019. Our records of VST show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 14% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 27% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 11%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
May 4, 2022 Jun 21, 2022 Jun 30, 2022 $0.177 normal
Feb 23, 2022 Mar 21, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 $0.17 normal
Oct 27, 2021 Dec 15, 2021 Dec 30, 2021 $0.15 normal
Jul 28, 2021 Sep 15, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 $0.15 normal
Apr 29, 2021 Jun 15, 2021 Jun 30, 2021 $0.15 normal
Feb 23, 2021 Mar 16, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 $0.15 normal
Oct 27, 2020 Dec 15, 2020 Dec 30, 2020 $0.135 normal
Jul 29, 2020 Sep 15, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 $0.135 normal
Apr 30, 2020 Jun 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 $0.135 normal
Feb 25, 2020 Mar 16, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 $0.135 normal
Oct 30, 2019 Dec 13, 2019 Dec 30, 2019 $0.125 normal
Sep 3, 2019 Sep 13, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 $0.125 normal
May 21, 2019 Jun 13, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 $0.125 normal
Feb 26, 2019 Mar 14, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 $0.125 normal
Dec 8, 2016 Dec 16, 2016 $2.32 special

Vistra dividend payout ratio

What is Vistra dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

VST has a payout ratio of 79.9% which is higher than the Utilities sector average.

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

VST dividend vs peer dividends

How does VST dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
OGE Oge Energy Corp 4.34% $1.63 34%
NRG Nrg Energy Inc 3.52% $1.35 8.2%
VST Vistra Corp 2.77% $0.65 79.9%