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ACU Acme United dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Acme United's latest quarterly dividend of $0.13 per share was on Mar 31, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $0.52 per share represents a current dividend yield of 1.73%.

Key dates

  • ACU last dividend date: Mar 31, 2022
  • ACU next dividend date: Jun 30, 2022
ACU dividend stats
DPS
$0.52
Dividend yield
1.73%
Payout ratio
14.3%
vs. Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.22%
Payout ratio
42.6%

Dividend yield

What is Acme United current dividend yield

ACU has a dividend yield of 1.73% which is lower than the Consumer Defensive sector, the industry and its peers average.

Dividend history

What is ACU dividend payout history and dates

Acme United has a history of paying dividends since 2004. Our records of ACU show that the company has distributed four quarterly dividends in the past year. The annualized dividend per share has an increase of 4% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 32% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 52%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Mar 18, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 Apr 22, 2022 $0.13 normal
Jan 6, 2022 Jan 28, 2022 $0.13 normal
Sep 9, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 Oct 22, 2021 $0.13 normal
Jun 16, 2021 Jul 1, 2021 Jul 23, 2021 $0.13 normal
Mar 19, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 Apr 22, 2021 $0.13 normal
Dec 15, 2020 Jan 7, 2021 Jan 29, 2021 $0.13 normal
Sep 17, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Oct 22, 2020 $0.12 normal
Jun 17, 2020 Jul 1, 2020 Jul 23, 2020 $0.12 normal
Mar 26, 2020 Apr 3, 2020 Apr 27, 2020 $0.12 normal
Dec 18, 2019 Jan 7, 2020 Jan 29, 2020 $0.12 normal
Sep 16, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Oct 22, 2019 $0.12 normal
Jun 19, 2019 Jul 1, 2019 Jul 23, 2019 $0.12 normal
Mar 21, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 Apr 23, 2019 $0.12 normal
Nov 14, 2018 Jan 7, 2019 Jan 29, 2019 $0.12 normal
Sep 18, 2018 Oct 1, 2018 Oct 23, 2018 $0.11 normal
Jun 18, 2018 Jun 29, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 $0.11 normal
Mar 20, 2018 Mar 29, 2018 Apr 23, 2018 $0.11 normal
Dec 19, 2017 Jan 5, 2018 Jan 29, 2018 $0.11 normal
Sep 19, 2017 Oct 2, 2017 Oct 24, 2017 $0.11 normal
Jul 10, 2017 Jul 18, 2017 Aug 3, 2017 $0.11 normal
Mar 20, 2017 Mar 30, 2017 Apr 24, 2017 $0.1 normal
Dec 19, 2016 Jan 4, 2017 Jan 27, 2017 $0.1 normal
Sep 20, 2016 Sep 29, 2016 Oct 24, 2016 $0.1 normal

Acme United dividend payout ratio

What is Acme United dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

ACU has a payout ratio of 14.3% which is lower than the Consumer Defensive sector, the industry and its peers average.

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

ACU dividend vs peer dividends

How does ACU dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
NWL Newell Brands Inc 4.59% $0.92 54.8%
ACCO ACCO BRANDS Corp 4.28% $0.29 23.2%
ENR Energizer Holdings Inc 4.19% $1.2 47.6%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 2.36% $4.31 57.2%
ACU Acme United Corp 1.73% $0.52 14.3%