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American Electric Power Co Inc Stock Dividend Yield & Dates

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AEP dividend stability and growth

Last Dividend per share
$0.7800
Forward Dividend yield
3.1%
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Dividend Stability Dividend
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Consistent Dividend Growth Dividend

AEP dividend yield vs industry/market

Company
3.56%
Industry
3.89%
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Top 75% Dividend Dividend
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Top 25% Dividend Dividend

AEP dividend payout ratio

American Electric Power Co Inc paid out 60.5% of its earnings over the trailing twelve months.
Retained earnings
39.5%
Payout ratio
60.5%
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Dividend Payout Ratio Dividend

AEP vs Regulated Electric Utility Stocks

TickerDiv. YieldStable?Drop Count (L10Y)Payout Ratio
AEP3.56%Yes0+60.50%
PCGN/A00.00%
XEL2.98%Yes0+62.80%
ED3.64%Yes0+68.50%
WEC3.16%No1+64.90%

AEP dividend dates

Last dividend payment date
Sep 9, 2022
Last ex-dividend date
Aug 9, 2022

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American Electric Power Co Dividends FAQ

Does American Electric Power Co pay a dividend?

Yes, AEP has paid a dividend within the past 3 months.


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What is American Electric Power Co's Dividend Payment Date?

American Electric Power Co's last dividend payment date was on 2022-09-09, when American Electric Power Co shareholders who owned AEP shares before 2022-08-09 received a dividend payment of $0.7800 per share. American Electric Power Co's next dividend payment date has not been announced yet. Add AEP to your watchlist to be reminded of AEP's next dividend payment.

Is American Electric Power Co's dividend stable?

Yes, AEP's dividend has been stable for the last 10 years.

Does American Electric Power Co have sufficient earnings to cover their dividend?

Yes, AEP's past year earnings per share was $5.09, and their annual dividend per share is $3.12. AEP's dividend payout ratio is 60.5%, which is sustainable.

How much is American Electric Power Co's dividend?

AEP pays a dividend of $3.12 per share. AEP's annual dividend yield is 3.56%. American Electric Power Co's dividend is lower than the US industry average of 3.89%, and it is lower than the US market average of 4.07%.

What is American Electric Power Co's Ex-Dividend Date?

American Electric Power Co's previous ex-dividend date was on 2022-08-09. American Electric Power Co shareholders who own AEP stock before this date received American Electric Power Co's last dividend payment of $0.7800 per share on 2022-09-09. American Electric Power Co's next ex-dividend date has not been announced yet. Add AEP to your watchlist to be reminded before AEP's ex-dividend date.

Is American Electric Power Co's dividend showing long-term growth?

Yes, AEP's' dividend has been growing over the last 10 years.
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