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Norfolk Southern Corp Stock Dividend Yield & Dates

NSC dividend stability and growth

Last Dividend per share
$0.99
Forward Dividend yield
1.38%
NSC's dividend has not dropped by more than 10% at any point in the last 10 years
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NSC dividends have increased over the last 10 years
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NSC dividend yield vs industry/market

Company
1.45%
Industry
2.2%
NSC dividends (1.45%) are in the top 75% of all US listed companies
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NSC dividends (1.45%) are not in the top 25% of all US listed companies
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NSC dividend payout ratio

Norfolk Southern Corp paid out 42% of its earnings over the trailing twelve months.
Retained earnings
58%
Payout ratio
42%
NSC earnings are sufficient to cover NSC's dividend payouts
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NSC dividend dates

Last dividend payment date
May 20, 2021
Last ex-dividend date
May 6, 2021

Norfolk Southern Corp Dividends FAQ

Does Norfolk Southern Corp pay a dividend?

Yes, NSC has issued a dividend within the past 12 months.

What is Norfolk Southern Corp's Dividend Payment Date?

Norfolk Southern Corp's last dividend payment date was on 2021-05-20, when Norfolk Southern Corp shareholders who owned NSC shares before 2021-05-06 received a dividend payment of $0.99 per share. Norfolk Southern Corp's next dividend payment date has not been announced yet. Add NSC to your watchlist to be reminded of NSC's next dividend payment.

Is Norfolk Southern Corp's dividend stable?

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

Does Norfolk Southern Corp have sufficient earnings to cover their dividend?

Yes, NSC's past year earnings per share was $9.07, and their annual dividend per share is $3.86. NSC's dividend payout ratio is 42%, which is sustainable.

How much is Norfolk Southern Corp's dividend?

NSC pays a dividend of $3.86 per share. NSC's annual dividend yield is 1.45%. Norfolk Southern Corp's dividend is lower than the US retail industry average of 2.2%, and it is lower than the US market average of 10.88%.

What is Norfolk Southern Corp's Ex-Dividend Date?

Norfolk Southern Corp's previous ex-dividend date was on 2021-05-06. Norfolk Southern Corp shareholders who own NSC stock before this date received Norfolk Southern Corp's last dividend payment of $0.99 per share on 2021-05-20. Norfolk Southern Corp's next ex-dividend date has not been announced yet. Add NSC to your watchlist to be reminded before NSC's ex-dividend date.

Is Norfolk Southern Corp's dividend showing long-term growth?

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