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WM Waste Management Inc Dividend

Waste Management's latest quarterly dividend was on Sep 2, 2021 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.575 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $2.27 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 1.44% based on its recent close price.

WM next dividend date: Not announced

WM
DPS
$2.27
Dividend yield
1.44%
Payout ratio
59.9%
Industrials sector
Dividend yield
1.62%
Payout ratio
37%

Dividend yield

WM has a dividend yield of 1.44% which is lower than the Industrials sector average.

Dividend history

Waste Management has been paying dividends since 1998. WM has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 6% since twelve months ago. But with the price of the stock up by 37% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 22%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Aug 16, 2021 Sep 2, 2021 Sep 17, 2021 $0.575 normal
May 11, 2021 Jun 3, 2021 Jun 18, 2021 $0.575 normal
Feb 23, 2021 Mar 11, 2021 Mar 26, 2021 $0.575 normal
Nov 17, 2020 Dec 3, 2020 Dec 18, 2020 $0.545 normal
Aug 18, 2020 Sep 3, 2020 Sep 18, 2020 $0.545 normal
May 12, 2020 Jun 4, 2020 Jun 19, 2020 $0.545 normal
Feb 18, 2020 Mar 5, 2020 Mar 20, 2020 $0.545 normal
Nov 19, 2019 Dec 5, 2019 Dec 20, 2019 $0.513 normal
Aug 19, 2019 Sep 5, 2019 Sep 20, 2019 $0.513 normal
May 14, 2019 Jun 6, 2019 Jun 21, 2019 $0.513 normal
Feb 19, 2019 Mar 7, 2019 Mar 22, 2019 $0.513 normal
Nov 12, 2018 Nov 29, 2018 Dec 14, 2018 $0.465 normal
Aug 20, 2018 Sep 6, 2018 Sep 21, 2018 $0.465 normal
May 18, 2018 Jun 7, 2018 Jun 22, 2018 $0.465 normal
Feb 21, 2018 Mar 8, 2018 Mar 23, 2018 $0.465 normal
Nov 6, 2017 Nov 30, 2017 Dec 15, 2017 $0.425 normal
Aug 24, 2017 Sep 7, 2017 Sep 22, 2017 $0.425 normal
May 11, 2017 Jun 7, 2017 Jun 23, 2017 $0.425 normal
Feb 27, 2017 Mar 8, 2017 Mar 24, 2017 $0.425 normal
Nov 10, 2016 Nov 30, 2016 Dec 16, 2016 $0.41 normal
Aug 25, 2016 Sep 7, 2016 Sep 23, 2016 $0.41 normal
May 11, 2016 Jun 1, 2016 Jun 17, 2016 $0.41 normal
Feb 26, 2016 Mar 3, 2016 Mar 18, 2016 $0.41 normal
Nov 9, 2015 Dec 2, 2015 Dec 18, 2015 $0.385 normal
Aug 20, 2015 Sep 10, 2015 Sep 24, 2015 $0.385 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

WM has a payout ratio of 59.9% which is higher than the Industrials sector average.

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