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WMK Weis Markets dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Weis Markets's latest quarterly dividend of $0.34 per share was on Nov 4, 2022 (ex-date). At an annualized rate of $1.3 per share, the stock yields 1.52%. The latest WMK payment of $0.34 marks a dividend growth of 6%.

Key dates

  • WMK last dividend date: Nov 4, 2022
  • WMK next dividend date: Not announced
WMK dividend stats
DPS
$1.3
Dividend yield
1.52%
Payout ratio
29.3%
vs. Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.1%
Payout ratio
52.4%

Dividend yield

What is Weis Markets current dividend yield

WMK has a dividend yield of 1.52% which is below the Consumer Defensive sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with its Consumer Defensive sector average of 2.1%, Weis Markets's dividend yield is 28% lower. The current dividend yield is lower than the historical average of 2.4% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is WMK dividend payout history and dates

Weis Markets has a history of paying dividends since 1996. Our records of WMK show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has grown by 4% since twelve months ago. However with the price of the stock up by 37% from a year ago, the dividend yield has a decrease of 24%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Nov 4, 2022 Nov 21, 2022 Oct 27, 2022 $0.34 normal
Jul 22, 2022 Aug 8, 2022 Jul 14, 2022 $0.32 normal
May 6, 2022 May 23, 2022 Apr 28, 2022 $0.32 normal
Feb 11, 2022 Feb 28, 2022 Feb 2, 2022 $0.32 normal
Nov 5, 2021 Nov 22, 2021 Oct 28, 2021 $0.32 normal
Jul 23, 2021 Aug 9, 2021 Jul 15, 2021 $0.31 normal
May 7, 2021 May 24, 2021 Apr 29, 2021 $0.31 normal
Feb 12, 2021 Mar 2, 2021 Feb 4, 2021 $0.31 normal
Nov 6, 2020 Nov 23, 2020 Oct 29, 2020 $0.31 normal
Jul 24, 2020 Aug 10, 2020 Jul 16, 2020 $0.31 normal
May 8, 2020 May 26, 2020 Apr 30, 2020 $0.31 normal
Feb 14, 2020 Mar 3, 2020 Feb 6, 2020 $0.31 normal
Nov 7, 2019 Nov 25, 2019 Oct 31, 2019 $0.31 normal
Jul 26, 2019 Aug 12, 2019 Jul 18, 2019 $0.31 normal
May 3, 2019 May 20, 2019 Apr 25, 2019 $0.31 normal
Feb 15, 2019 Mar 5, 2019 Feb 7, 2019 $0.31 normal
Nov 8, 2018 Nov 26, 2018 Oct 30, 2018 $0.31 normal
Jul 27, 2018 Aug 13, 2018 Jul 19, 2018 $0.3 normal
May 4, 2018 May 21, 2018 Apr 26, 2018 $0.3 normal
Feb 9, 2018 Feb 26, 2018 Feb 1, 2018 $0.3 normal
Nov 3, 2017 Nov 20, 2017 Oct 26, 2017 $0.3 normal
Jul 27, 2017 Aug 14, 2017 Jul 20, 2017 $0.3 normal
May 4, 2017 May 22, 2017 Apr 27, 2017 $0.3 normal
Feb 9, 2017 Feb 27, 2017 Feb 2, 2017 $0.3 normal
Oct 27, 2016 Nov 14, 2016 Oct 20, 2016 $0.3 normal
Jul 14, 2016 Aug 1, 2016 Jul 7, 2016 $0.3 normal

Weis Markets dividend payout ratio

What is Weis Markets dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

WMK has a payout ratio of 29.3% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Consumer Defensive sector and its peers average. If we compare it with the Consumer Defensive sector average of 52.4%, Weis Markets's payout ratio is 44% lower.

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

WMK dividend vs peer dividends

How does WMK dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
VLGEA Village Super Market Inc 4.6% $1 48.5%
SPTN SpartanNash Co 2.52% $0.83 52.5%
KR Kroger Co 1.93% $0.94 28.3%
WMK Weis Markets Inc 1.52% $1.3 29.3%
IMKTA Ingles Markets Inc 0.66% $0.66 4.5%

Frequently asked questions

Does Weis Markets pay a dividend?

Yes, Weis Markets has been paying dividends for the last 26 years.

When is Weis Markets's next dividend?

WMK hasn't announced its next dividend date yet, but if we take into consideration its recent dividend history, it is likely that its next dividend will be in February 2023.

When was WMK's last dividend?

Weis Markets's last regular dividend was on Nov 4, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.34 per share.

How much dividend does Weis Markets pay (per share)?

WMK has paid dividend of $1.3 per share in the last year.

What is Weis Markets's dividend yield?

Currently Weis Markets's dividend yield is 1.52%.

How often does Weis Markets pay dividends?

Weis Markets pays four dividends per year.

What is Weis Markets's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Weis Markets is 29.3%.

Does Weis Markets pay a good dividend?

Weis Markets's dividend yield is lower than the Consumer Defensive sector average.