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VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC Stock Dividend Yield & Dates

VZ dividend stability and growth

Last Dividend per share
$0.6400
Forward Dividend yield
4.86%
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Dividend Stability Dividend
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Consistent Dividend Growth Dividend

VZ dividend yield vs industry/market

Company
5.14%
Industry
4.93%
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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 49.5% of its earnings over the trailing twelve months.
Retained earnings
50.5%
Payout ratio
49.5%
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Dividend Payout Ratio Dividend

VZ vs Telecom Stocks

TickerDiv. YieldStable?Drop Count (L10Y)Payout Ratio
VZ5.14%Yes0+49.50%
TMUSN/A00.00%
T9.01%No1+76.90%
AMOV1.89%No1+1,663.00%
SKM0.94%No2+60.90%

VZ dividend dates

Last dividend payment date
May 2, 2022
Last ex-dividend date
Apr 7, 2022

VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS Dividends FAQ

Does VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS pay a dividend?

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

What is VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's Dividend Payment Date?

VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's last dividend payment date was on 2022-05-02, when VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS shareholders who owned VZ shares before 2022-04-07 received a dividend payment of $0.6400 per share. VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's next dividend payment date has not been announced yet. 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 $5.15, and their annual dividend per share is $2.55. VZ's dividend payout ratio is 49.5%, which is sustainable.

How much is VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's dividend?

VZ pays a dividend of $2.55 per share. VZ's annual dividend yield is 5.14%. VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's dividend is higher than the US industry average of 4.93%, and it is higher than the US market average of 3.5%.

What is VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's Ex-Dividend Date?

VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's previous ex-dividend date was on 2022-04-07. VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS shareholders who own VZ stock before this date received VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS's last dividend payment of $0.6400 per share on 2022-05-02. 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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