British American Tobacco Dividend

What is British American Tobacco current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

[object Object] Score

4/6

Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


6.39%

Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayDec 04 2022Ex Dividend DateDec 22 2022Dividend Pay DateFeb 02 202342 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 18 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

British American Tobacco Dividend Yield vs Market
How does BATS dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (BATS)6.4%
Market Bottom 25% (GB)2.0%
Market Top 25% (GB)5.6%
Industry Average (Tobacco)6.5%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (BATS)7.7%

Notable Dividend: BATS's dividend (6.39%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.96%).

High Dividend: BATS's dividend (6.39%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.64%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has British American Tobacco's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20242.8412
12/31/20232.5714
12/31/20222.3614
12/4/20222.186.39
2/14/20222.186.49
2/11/20222.186.47
12/13/20212.167.26
6/29/20212.168.12
3/15/20212.167.76
3/9/20212.168.19
2/17/20212.168.37
9/21/20202.17.75
6/30/20202.17.85
2/27/20202.17.08
12/12/20192.036.07
9/23/20192.037.1
8/1/20192.036.83
3/15/20192.036.82
2/28/20192.036.81
12/13/20181.957.45
9/25/20181.956.28
6/19/20181.955.02
3/12/20181.955
2/22/20181.954.54
12/5/201712.08
7/27/20171.753.6
4/26/20171.693.15
4/27/20161.543.28
6/11/20151.483.96
3/27/20151.484.1
3/9/20151.484.04
2/26/20151.483.9
7/30/20141.454.06
2/27/20141.424.14
7/31/20131.384.25
2/28/20131.353.81
3/26/20121.273.92
2/23/20121.273.96

Stable Dividend: BATS's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (92.2%), BATS's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (48.8%), BATS's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.


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