Lloyds Banking Group Dividend

Dividend criteria checks 3/6

Lloyds Banking Group plc is a dividend paying company with a current yield of 4.0% that is well covered by earnings.

Key information

4.0%

Dividend yield

39%

Payout ratio

Industry average yield3.7%
Next dividend pay daten/a
Ex dividend daten/a
Dividend per shareUK£0.021
Earnings per shareUK£0.059
Dividend yield forecast in 3Y5.5%

Recent dividend updates

Recent updates

Is Now The Time To Put Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) On Your Watchlist?

Apr 21
Is Now The Time To Put Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) On Your Watchlist?

Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON:LLOY) Insiders Increased Their Holdings

Mar 01
Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON:LLOY) Insiders Increased Their Holdings

How Much Of Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON:LLOY) Do Institutions Own?

Jan 25
How Much Of Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON:LLOY) Do Institutions Own?

Would Shareholders Who Purchased Lloyds Banking Group's (LON:LLOY) Stock Five Years Be Happy With The Share price Today?

Dec 21
Would Shareholders Who Purchased Lloyds Banking Group's (LON:LLOY) Stock Five Years Be Happy With The Share price Today?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Lloyds Banking Group Dividend Yield vs Market
How does LLOY dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (LLOY)4.0%
Market Bottom 25% (GB)1.9%
Market Top 25% (GB)5.4%
Industry Average (Banks)3.7%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (LLOY)5.5%

Notable Dividend: LLOY's dividend (3.99%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.88%).

High Dividend: LLOY's dividend (3.99%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.4%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Lloyds Banking Group's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20250.0344
12/31/20240.0317
12/31/20230.02817
2/4/20230.0213.99
7/28/20220.0214.7
3/19/20220.024.5
10/28/20210.0132.73
7/30/20210.0132.93
5/20/20210.0112.41
10/29/2020-0
7/30/2020-0
4/30/2020-0
4/1/2020-0
5/13/20190.0325.97
3/9/20180.035.03
2/21/20180.034.48
7/27/20170.0324.79
2/22/20170.034.49
2/25/20160.034.89
10/28/20150.0152.19
7/31/20150.0151.95
5/14/20150.0080.87

Stable Dividend: LLOY has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: LLOY's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.6%), LLOY's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: LLOY's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (39.4% payout ratio).


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