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WLY JOHN WILEY & SONS dividend history, payout ratio & dates

JOHN WILEY & SONS's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.348 per share was on Jul 5, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $1.38 per share represents a current dividend yield of 3.62%. The latest WLY distribution of $0.348 marks a dividend growth of 0.7%.

Key dates

  • WLY last dividend date: Jul 5, 2022
  • WLY next dividend date: Not announced
WLY dividend stats
DPS
$1.38
Dividend yield
3.62%
Payout ratio
66.5%
vs. Communication Services sector
Dividend yield
3.1%
Payout ratio
38.5%

Dividend yield

What is JOHN WILEY & SONS current dividend yield

JOHN WILEY & SONS's dividend yield of 3.62% is higher than the Communication Services sector average. In comparison with the Communication Services sector average of 3.1%, JOHN WILEY & SONS's dividend yield is 17% higher. Historically WLY's dividend yield has averaged at 2.8% in the last 5 years, which is lower than the current one.

Dividend history

What is WLY dividend payout history and dates

JOHN WILEY & SONS has a history of paying dividends since 1995. Our records of WLY show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 0.7% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 28% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 40%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jul 5, 2022 Jul 20, 2022 Jun 23, 2022 $0.348 normal
Apr 4, 2022 Apr 20, 2022 Mar 23, 2022 $0.345 normal
Dec 27, 2021 Jan 12, 2022 Dec 16, 2021 $0.345 normal
Oct 8, 2021 Oct 27, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 $0.345 normal
Jul 2, 2021 Jul 21, 2021 Jun 23, 2021 $0.345 normal
Apr 5, 2021 Apr 21, 2021 Mar 25, 2021 $0.343 normal
Dec 29, 2020 Jan 13, 2021 Dec 17, 2020 $0.343 normal
Oct 5, 2020 Oct 21, 2020 Sep 24, 2020 $0.343 normal
Jul 6, 2020 Jul 22, 2020 Jun 25, 2020 $0.343 normal
Mar 30, 2020 Apr 15, 2020 Mar 20, 2020 $0.34 normal
Dec 31, 2019 Jan 16, 2020 Dec 19, 2019 $0.34 normal
Oct 7, 2019 Oct 23, 2019 Sep 25, 2019 $0.34 normal
Jul 9, 2019 Jul 24, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 $0.34 normal
Apr 1, 2019 Apr 17, 2019 Mar 21, 2019 $0.33 normal
Dec 31, 2018 Jan 16, 2019 Dec 20, 2018 $0.33 normal
Oct 5, 2018 Oct 24, 2018 Sep 27, 2018 $0.33 normal
Jul 2, 2018 Jul 18, 2018 Jun 21, 2018 $0.33 normal
Apr 2, 2018 Apr 18, 2018 Mar 22, 2018 $0.32 normal
Dec 22, 2017 Jan 10, 2018 Dec 14, 2017 $0.32 normal
Oct 6, 2017 Oct 25, 2017 Sep 28, 2017 $0.32 normal
Jun 30, 2017 Jul 19, 2017 Jun 22, 2017 $0.32 normal
Mar 31, 2017 Apr 19, 2017 $0.31 normal
Dec 22, 2016 Jan 13, 2017 Dec 15, 2016 $0.31 normal
Sep 30, 2016 Oct 19, 2016 $0.31 normal
Jul 1, 2016 Jul 20, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 $0.31 normal
Apr 11, 2016 Apr 26, 2016 Mar 24, 2016 $0.3 normal

JOHN WILEY & SONS dividend payout ratio

What is JOHN WILEY & SONS dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

JOHN WILEY & SONS's payout ratio of 66.5% is above the Communication Services sector and the industry average. Compared to its Communication Services sector average of 38.5%, JOHN WILEY & SONS's payout ratio is 73% higher.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does JOHN WILEY & SONS pay a dividend?

Yes, JOHN WILEY & SONS has been paying dividends for the last 28 years.

When is JOHN WILEY & SONS's next dividend?

WLY 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 October 2022.

When was WLY's last dividend?

JOHN WILEY & SONS's last regular dividend was on Jul 5, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.348 per share.

How much dividend does JOHN WILEY & SONS pay (per share)?

WLY's annualized dividend per share is $1.38.

What is JOHN WILEY & SONS's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of JOHN WILEY & SONS is 3.62%.

How often does JOHN WILEY & SONS pay dividends?

JOHN WILEY & SONS pays dividends quarterly.

What is JOHN WILEY & SONS's dividend payout ratio?

JOHN WILEY & SONS's dividend payout ratio is 66.5%.

Does JOHN WILEY & SONS pay a good dividend?

JOHN WILEY & SONS's dividend yield is higher than the Communication Services sector average.