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Verizon Communications Inc Stock Dividend Yield & Dates

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VZ dividend stability and growth

Last Dividend per share
$0.6525
Forward Dividend yield
6.9%
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VZ dividend yield vs industry/market

Company
6.8%
Industry
5.73%
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Top 75% Dividend Dividend
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Top 25% Dividend Dividend

VZ dividend payout ratio

Verizon Communications Inc paid out 51.3% of its earnings over the trailing twelve months.
Retained earnings
48.7%
Payout ratio
51.3%
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VZ vs Telecom Stocks

TickerDiv. YieldStable?Drop Count (L10Y)Payout Ratio
VZ6.80%Yes0+51.30%
TMUSN/A00.00%
T8.83%No1+58.00%
AMOV3.94%No1+1,663.00%
BCE6.69%No1+115.70%

VZ dividend dates

Next dividend payment date
Nov 1, 2022
Last ex-dividend date
Oct 6, 2022

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Verizon Dividends FAQ

Does Verizon pay a dividend?

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


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What is Verizon's Dividend Payment Date?

Verizon's next dividend payment date is on 2022-11-01, when Verizon shareholders who owned VZ shares before 2022-10-06 will receive a dividend payment of $0.6525 per share. Add VZ to your watchlist to be reminded of VZ's next dividend payment.

Is Verizon's dividend stable?

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

Does Verizon have sufficient earnings to cover their dividend?

Yes, VZ's past year earnings per share was $4.99, and their annual dividend per share is $2.57. VZ's dividend payout ratio is 51.3%, which is sustainable.

How much is Verizon's dividend?

VZ pays a dividend of $2.57 per share. VZ's annual dividend yield is 6.8%. Verizon's dividend is higher than the US industry average of 5.73%, and it is higher than the US market average of 4.11%.

What is Verizon's Ex-Dividend Date?

Verizon's previous ex-dividend date was on 2022-10-06. Verizon shareholders who own VZ stock before this date will receive Verizon's next dividend payment of $0.6525 per share on 2022-11-01. Verizon's next ex-dividend date has not been announced yet. Add VZ to your watchlist to be reminded before VZ's ex-dividend date.

Is Verizon's dividend showing long-term growth?

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