Great-West Lifeco Dividend

What is Great-West Lifeco current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


5.59%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Great-West Lifeco Dividend Yield vs Market
How does GWO dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (GWO)5.6%
Market Bottom 25% (CA)1.8%
Market Top 25% (CA)5.8%
Industry Average (Insurance)4.0%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (GWO)5.8%

Notable Dividend: GWO's dividend (5.59%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.84%).

High Dividend: GWO's dividend (5.59%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.81%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Great-West Lifeco's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/202521
12/31/20242.073
12/31/20231.995
1/31/20231.965.59
11/4/20221.966.13
8/5/20221.966.31
8/3/20221.966.3
5/4/20221.966.1
11/17/20211.965.22
8/3/20211.754.56
5/7/20211.754.75
11/5/20201.755.56
8/4/20201.756.55
2/13/20201.757.33
2/12/20201.755
7/31/20191.655.22
5/2/20191.655.41
2/7/20191.564.9
10/31/20181.565.35
8/1/20181.564.98
5/3/20181.564.73
2/8/20181.564.62
11/2/20171.474.19
8/2/20171.474.15
5/4/20171.474.24
2/9/20171.473.99
11/3/20161.383.92
8/3/20161.384.29
2/11/20161.383.97
11/5/20151.33.79
5/7/20151.33.73
2/12/20151.33.59
11/6/20141.233.74
8/7/20141.233.87
5/8/20141.234.06
11/7/20131.233.93
7/31/20131.234.04
5/2/20131.234.23
11/8/20121.234.83
8/1/20121.235.52
5/3/20121.235.68
2/9/20121.235.12

Stable Dividend: GWO's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: GWO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (61.7%), GWO's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (24.7%), GWO's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.


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