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WSM Williams Sonoma dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Williams Sonoma's latest quarterly dividend was on Jan 19, 2023 (ex-date) with a payout of $0.78 per share. On an annualized basis, the company has a current payout of $3.12 per share. This brings the dividend yield to 2.17% based on its recent close price.

Key dates

  • WSM last dividend date: Jan 19, 2023
  • WSM next dividend date: Not announced
WSM dividend stats
DPS
$3.12
Dividend yield
2.22%
Payout ratio
18.6%
vs. Consumer Cyclical sector
Dividend yield
2.26%
Payout ratio
31.9%

Dividend yield

What is Williams Sonoma current dividend yield

WSM has a dividend yield of 2.17% which is higher than the industry average but lower than the Consumer Cyclical sector average. But in comparison with the Consumer Cyclical sector average of 2.26%, Williams Sonoma's dividend yield is only 4% lower. The current dividend yield is lower than the historical average of 2.4% of the last 5 years.

Dividend history

What is WSM dividend payout history and dates

Williams Sonoma has been paying dividends since 2007. WSM has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 20% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 12% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 37%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jan 19, 2023 Feb 24, 2023 Dec 15, 2022 $0.78 normal
Oct 20, 2022 Nov 25, 2022 Sep 15, 2022 $0.78 normal
Jul 21, 2022 Aug 26, 2022 Jun 16, 2022 $0.78 normal
Apr 21, 2022 May 27, 2022 Mar 16, 2022 $0.78 normal
Jan 20, 2022 Feb 25, 2022 Dec 16, 2021 $0.71 normal
Oct 21, 2021 Nov 26, 2021 Aug 25, 2021 $0.71 normal
Jul 22, 2021 Aug 27, 2021 Jun 17, 2021 $0.59 normal
Apr 22, 2021 May 28, 2021 Mar 17, 2021 $0.59 normal
Jan 21, 2021 Feb 26, 2021 Dec 18, 2020 $0.53 normal
Oct 22, 2020 Nov 27, 2020 Aug 26, 2020 $0.53 normal
Jul 23, 2020 Aug 28, 2020 May 28, 2020 $0.48 normal
Apr 23, 2020 May 29, 2020 Mar 18, 2020 $0.48 normal
Jan 23, 2020 Feb 28, 2020 Dec 20, 2019 $0.48 normal
Oct 24, 2019 Nov 29, 2019 Sep 20, 2019 $0.48 normal
Jul 25, 2019 Aug 30, 2019 Jun 21, 2019 $0.48 normal
Apr 25, 2019 May 31, 2019 Mar 20, 2019 $0.48 normal
Jan 24, 2019 Feb 22, 2019 Dec 18, 2018 $0.43 normal
Oct 25, 2018 Nov 21, 2018 Sep 14, 2018 $0.43 normal
Jul 19, 2018 Aug 24, 2018 Jun 15, 2018 $0.43 normal
Apr 26, 2018 May 25, 2018 Mar 14, 2018 $0.43 normal
Jan 24, 2018 Feb 23, 2018 Dec 15, 2017 $0.39 normal
Oct 26, 2017 Nov 22, 2017 Sep 15, 2017 $0.39 normal
Jul 19, 2017 Aug 25, 2017 Jun 16, 2017 $0.39 normal
Apr 26, 2017 May 26, 2017 Mar 15, 2017 $0.39 normal
Jan 24, 2017 Feb 24, 2017 Dec 16, 2016 $0.37 normal
Oct 25, 2016 Nov 23, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 $0.37 normal
Jul 20, 2016 Aug 26, 2016 Jun 17, 2016 $0.37 normal
Apr 27, 2016 May 27, 2016 Mar 16, 2016 $0.37 normal

Williams Sonoma dividend payout ratio

What is Williams Sonoma dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

WSM has a payout ratio of 18.6% which is lower than the Consumer Cyclical sector and the industry average. If we compare it with the Consumer Cyclical sector average of 31.9%, Williams Sonoma's payout ratio is 42% lower.

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

Frequently asked questions

Does Williams Sonoma pay a dividend?

Yes, Williams Sonoma has been paying dividends for the last 16 years.

When is Williams Sonoma's next dividend?

At this point we don't have a record of WSM's next dividend date, but based on the current dividend schedule we project that it will likely be in April 2023.

When was WSM's last dividend?

Williams Sonoma's last dividend ex-date was on Jan 19, 2023. The dividend amount was $0.78 per share.

How much dividend does Williams Sonoma pay (per share)?

WSM's annualized dividend per share is $3.12.

What is Williams Sonoma's dividend yield?

Currently Williams Sonoma's dividend yield is 2.17%.

How often does Williams Sonoma pay dividends?

Williams Sonoma pays four dividends per year.

What is Williams Sonoma's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Williams Sonoma is 18.6%.

Does Williams Sonoma pay a good dividend?

Williams Sonoma's dividend yield is in line with the Consumer Cyclical sector average.