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Verizon Communications Inc Stock Dividend Yield & Dates

VZ dividend stability and growth

Last Dividend per share
$0.63
Forward Dividend yield
4.51%
VZ's dividend has not dropped by more than 10% at any point in the last 10 years
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VZ dividends have increased over the last 10 years
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VZ dividend yield vs industry/market

Company
4.5%
Industry
4.86%
VZ dividends (4.5%) are in the top 75% of all US listed companies
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VZ dividends (4.5%) are in the top 25% of all US listed companies
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VZ dividend payout ratio

Verizon Communications Inc paid out 52% of its earnings over the trailing twelve months.
Retained earnings
48%
Payout ratio
52%
VZ earnings are sufficient to cover VZ's dividend payouts
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VZ dividend dates

Next dividend payment date
Aug 2, 2021
Last ex-dividend date
Jul 8, 2021

Verizon Communications Dividends FAQ

Does Verizon Communications pay a dividend?

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

What is Verizon Communications's Dividend Payment Date?

Verizon Communications's next dividend payment date is on 2021-08-02, when Verizon Communications shareholders who owned VZ shares before 2021-07-08 will receive a dividend payment of $0.63 per share. Add VZ to your watchlist to be reminded of VZ's next dividend payment.

Is Verizon Communications's dividend stable?

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

Does Verizon Communications have sufficient earnings to cover their dividend?

Yes, VZ's past year earnings per share was $4.83, and their annual dividend per share is $2.51. VZ's dividend payout ratio is 52%, which is sustainable.

How much is Verizon Communications's dividend?

VZ pays a dividend of $2.51 per share. VZ's annual dividend yield is 4.5%. Verizon Communications's dividend is lower than the US Telecom Services industry average of 4.86%, and it is higher than the US market average of 3.32%.

What is Verizon Communications's Ex-Dividend Date?

Verizon Communications's previous ex-dividend date was on 2021-07-08. Verizon Communications shareholders who own VZ stock before this date will receive Verizon Communications's next dividend payment of $0.63 per share on 2021-08-02. Verizon Communications'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 Communications's dividend showing long-term growth?

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