SSE Dividend

What is SSE current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

2/6

Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


5.20%

Current Dividend Yield

Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has SSE's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
3/31/20250.6314
3/31/20240.616
3/31/20230.9515
2/1/20230.895.2
11/16/20220.895.23
5/26/20220.865.13
11/18/20210.824.92
5/27/20210.815.12
11/20/20200.85.52
3/27/20200.86.25
6/14/20190.977.6
5/22/20190.979.03
11/23/20180.968.4
6/1/20180.957.69
2/20/20180.927.08
6/16/20170.916.68
5/17/20170.916.09
6/17/20160.895.9
11/13/20150.896.06
6/23/20150.885.83
5/20/20150.885.44
5/23/20140.875.59
11/18/20130.856.03
5/22/20130.845.54
5/16/20120.85.63

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

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

SSE Dividend Yield vs Market
How does SSE dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (SSE)5.2%
Market Bottom 25% (GB)1.9%
Market Top 25% (GB)5.5%
Industry Average (Electric Utilities)4.4%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (SSE)4.2%

Notable Dividend: SSE's dividend (5.2%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.92%).

High Dividend: SSE's dividend (5.2%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.47%).


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (92.5%), SSE's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: SSE is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.


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