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NHC National Healthcare dividend history, payout ratio & dates

National Healthcare's most recent quarterly dividend of $0.55 per share was on Mar 30, 2022 (ex-date). The annualized payout of $2.14 per share represents a current dividend yield of 3.06%.

Key dates

  • NHC last dividend date: Mar 30, 2022
  • NHC next dividend date: Jun 29, 2022
NHC dividend stats
DPS
$2.14
Dividend yield
3.14%
Payout ratio
24.8%
vs. Healthcare sector
Dividend yield
2.05%
Payout ratio
37.4%

Dividend yield

What is National Healthcare current dividend yield

National Healthcare's dividend yield of 3.06% is higher than the Healthcare sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

What is NHC dividend payout history and dates

National Healthcare has a dividend history dating as far as 1994, but when it comes to recent years the company has recorded 18 consecutive years of dividend payments. Our records of NHC show that the company has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 2.9% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone down by 8% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 11%.

Recent dividends

Declared on Ex-date Payment date Amount Type
Feb 11, 2022 Mar 30, 2022 May 2, 2022 $0.55 normal
Nov 4, 2021 Dec 30, 2021 Feb 1, 2022 $0.55 normal
Aug 5, 2021 Sep 29, 2021 Nov 1, 2021 $0.52 normal
May 6, 2021 Jun 29, 2021 Aug 2, 2021 $0.52 normal
Feb 12, 2021 Mar 30, 2021 May 3, 2021 $0.52 normal
Nov 6, 2020 Dec 30, 2020 Feb 1, 2021 $0.52 normal
Aug 7, 2020 Sep 29, 2020 Nov 2, 2020 $0.52 normal
May 11, 2020 Jun 29, 2020 Aug 3, 2020 $0.52 normal
Feb 14, 2020 Mar 30, 2020 May 1, 2020 $0.52 normal
Nov 6, 2019 Dec 30, 2019 Feb 3, 2020 $0.52 normal
Aug 9, 2019 Sep 27, 2019 Dec 2, 2019 $0.52 normal
May 9, 2019 Jun 27, 2019 Aug 30, 2019 $0.52 normal
Feb 15, 2019 Mar 28, 2019 Jun 3, 2019 $0.5 normal
Nov 9, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Mar 1, 2019 $0.5 normal
Aug 10, 2018 Sep 27, 2018 Dec 3, 2018 $0.5 normal
May 3, 2018 Jun 28, 2018 Aug 31, 2018 $0.5 normal
Feb 14, 2018 Mar 28, 2018 Jun 1, 2018 $0.48 normal
Nov 10, 2017 Dec 28, 2017 Mar 1, 2018 $0.48 normal
Aug 4, 2017 Sep 28, 2017 Dec 1, 2017 $0.48 normal
May 9, 2017 Jun 28, 2017 Sep 1, 2017 $0.48 normal
Feb 10, 2017 Mar 29, 2017 Jun 1, 2017 $0.45 normal
Nov 4, 2016 Dec 28, 2016 Mar 1, 2017 $0.45 normal
Aug 5, 2016 Sep 28, 2016 Dec 1, 2016 $0.45 normal
May 3, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 Sep 1, 2016 $0.45 normal

Dividend payout ratio

What is National Healthcare dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

National Healthcare's payout ratio of 24.8% is above the industry average but below the Healthcare sector average.

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