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YUM Yum Brands Inc Dividend

Yum Brands's latest quarterly dividend of $0.5 per share was on Aug 26, 2021 (ex-date). At an annualized rate of $1.97 per share, the stock yields 1.57%.

YUM next dividend date: Not announced

YUM
DPS
$1.97
Dividend yield
1.57%
Payout ratio
44.4%
Consumer Cyclical sector
Dividend yield
1.8%
Payout ratio
31.4%

Dividend yield

YUM has a dividend yield of 1.57% which is below the Consumer Cyclical sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

Yum Brands has a dividend history dating as far as 2002, but lately the company has recorded 17 consecutive years of dividend payments. Our records of YUM show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 8% for the last twelve months. However with the price of the stock up by 27% from a year ago, the dividend yield has decreased by 15%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Aug 11, 2021 Aug 26, 2021 Sep 10, 2021 $0.5 normal
May 10, 2021 May 27, 2021 Jun 11, 2021 $0.5 normal
Feb 1, 2021 Feb 11, 2021 Mar 12, 2021 $0.5 normal
Nov 12, 2020 Nov 24, 2020 Dec 11, 2020 $0.47 normal
Aug 13, 2020 Aug 25, 2020 Sep 11, 2020 $0.47 normal
May 14, 2020 May 28, 2020 Jun 12, 2020 $0.47 normal
Jan 24, 2020 Feb 13, 2020 Mar 6, 2020 $0.47 normal
Nov 11, 2019 Nov 20, 2019 Dec 6, 2019 $0.42 normal
Aug 9, 2019 Aug 16, 2019 Sep 6, 2019 $0.42 normal
May 6, 2019 May 15, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 $0.42 normal
Jan 25, 2019 Feb 13, 2019 Mar 8, 2019 $0.42 normal
Nov 16, 2018 Nov 23, 2018 Dec 7, 2018 $0.36 normal
Aug 10, 2018 Aug 17, 2018 Sep 7, 2018 $0.36 normal
Apr 25, 2018 May 15, 2018 Jun 8, 2018 $0.36 normal
Jan 26, 2018 Feb 13, 2018 Mar 9, 2018 $0.36 normal
Oct 23, 2017 Nov 14, 2017 Dec 8, 2017 $0.3 normal
May 19, 2017 Jul 12, 2017 Aug 4, 2017 $0.3 normal
Mar 24, 2017 Apr 11, 2017 May 5, 2017 $0.3 normal
Dec 21, 2016 Jan 11, 2017 Feb 3, 2017 $0.3 normal
Sep 26, 2016 Oct 17, 2016 Nov 4, 2016 $0.51 normal
Jul 13, 2016 Aug 5, 2016 $0.46 normal
Apr 13, 2016 May 6, 2016 $0.46 normal
Jan 13, 2016 Feb 5, 2016 $0.46 normal
Oct 6, 2015 Oct 14, 2015 Nov 6, 2015 $0.46 normal

Dividend payouts

Payout ratio

YUM has a payout ratio of 44.4% which is higher than the Consumer Cyclical sector, the industry and its peers average.

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