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ACU Acme United dividend history, payout ratio & dates

Acme United's latest quarterly dividend of $0.14 per share was on Jun 30, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized dividend distribution of $0.53 per share represents a current dividend yield of 2.24%. The latest ACU payment of $0.14 marks a dividend growth of 8%.

Key dates

  • ACU last dividend date: Jun 30, 2022
  • ACU next dividend date: Sep 30, 2022
ACU dividend stats
DPS
$0.53
Dividend yield
2.27%
Payout ratio
23.6%
vs. Consumer Defensive sector
Dividend yield
2.35%
Payout ratio
49%

Dividend yield

What is Acme United current dividend yield

ACU has a dividend yield of 2.24% which is lower than the Consumer Defensive sector, the industry and its peers average. But if we consider the Consumer Defensive sector average of 2.35%, Acme United's dividend yield is only 4.7% lower. The current dividend yield is more than the historical average of 2.0% of the last 5 years.

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 3.9% since twelve months ago. And with the price of the stock down by 28% from a year ago, the dividend yield has an increase of 45%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jun 30, 2022 Jul 22, 2022 Jun 14, 2022 $0.14 normal
Mar 31, 2022 Apr 22, 2022 Mar 18, 2022 $0.13 normal
Jan 6, 2022 Jan 28, 2022 $0.13 normal
Sep 30, 2021 Oct 22, 2021 Sep 9, 2021 $0.13 normal
Jul 1, 2021 Jul 23, 2021 Jun 16, 2021 $0.13 normal
Mar 31, 2021 Apr 22, 2021 Mar 19, 2021 $0.13 normal
Jan 7, 2021 Jan 29, 2021 Dec 15, 2020 $0.13 normal
Sep 30, 2020 Oct 22, 2020 Sep 17, 2020 $0.12 normal
Jul 1, 2020 Jul 23, 2020 Jun 17, 2020 $0.12 normal
Apr 3, 2020 Apr 27, 2020 Mar 26, 2020 $0.12 normal
Jan 7, 2020 Jan 29, 2020 Dec 18, 2019 $0.12 normal
Sep 30, 2019 Oct 22, 2019 Sep 16, 2019 $0.12 normal
Jul 1, 2019 Jul 23, 2019 Jun 19, 2019 $0.12 normal
Apr 1, 2019 Apr 23, 2019 Mar 21, 2019 $0.12 normal
Jan 7, 2019 Jan 29, 2019 Nov 14, 2018 $0.12 normal
Oct 1, 2018 Oct 23, 2018 Sep 18, 2018 $0.11 normal
Jun 29, 2018 Jul 23, 2018 Jun 18, 2018 $0.11 normal
Mar 29, 2018 Apr 23, 2018 Mar 20, 2018 $0.11 normal
Jan 5, 2018 Jan 29, 2018 Dec 19, 2017 $0.11 normal
Oct 2, 2017 Oct 24, 2017 Sep 19, 2017 $0.11 normal
Jul 18, 2017 Aug 3, 2017 Jul 10, 2017 $0.11 normal
Mar 30, 2017 Apr 24, 2017 Mar 20, 2017 $0.1 normal
Jan 4, 2017 Jan 27, 2017 Dec 19, 2016 $0.1 normal
Sep 29, 2016 Oct 24, 2016 Sep 20, 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 23.6% which is lower than the Consumer Defensive sector, the industry and its peers average. In comparison with the Consumer Defensive sector average of 49%, Acme United's payout ratio is 52% lower.

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 6.57% $0.92 53.8%
ACCO ACCO BRANDS Corp 6.01% $0.3 26.1%
ENR Energizer Holdings Inc 4.76% $1.2 40%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 2.66% $4.38 62.7%
ACU Acme United Corp 2.27% $0.53 23.6%

Frequently asked questions

Does Acme United pay a dividend?

Yes, Acme United has paid four dividends in the last twelve months. ACU has been paying dividends since 2004.

When is Acme United's next dividend?

ACU's next dividend date is Sep 30, 2022 (ex-date).

When was ACU's last dividend?

Acme United's last regular dividend was on Jun 30, 2022 (ex-date) with the amount of $0.14 per share.

How much dividend does Acme United pay (per share)?

ACU has paid dividend of $0.53 per share in the last year.

What is Acme United's dividend yield?

The current dividend yield of Acme United is 2.24%.

How often does Acme United pay dividends?

Acme United pays four dividends per year.

What is Acme United's dividend payout ratio?

The dividend payout ratio of Acme United is 23.6%.

Does Acme United pay a good dividend?

Acme United's dividend yield is in line with the Consumer Defensive sector average.