Waterstone Financial, Inc.

NasdaqGS:WSBF Stock Report

Mkt Cap: US$371.7m

Waterstone Financial Dividend

What is Waterstone Financial current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

3/6

Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


7.55%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Waterstone Financial Dividend Yield vs Market
How does WSBF dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (WSBF)7.5%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.3%
Industry Average (Mortgage)6.2%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (WSBF)7.5%

Notable Dividend: WSBF's dividend (7.55%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.52%).

High Dividend: WSBF's dividend (7.55%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.28%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Waterstone Financial's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20241.31
12/31/20231.31
1/26/20231.37.55
12/19/20221.37.57
9/29/20221.37.78
6/25/20221.37.41
3/15/20221.37.42
12/15/20211.36.32
9/21/20211.36.21
6/15/20211.68.07
3/16/20211.67.91
12/17/20201.68.25
11/19/20201.68.85
9/22/20200.985.92
6/16/20200.986.58
2/25/20200.986.8
12/18/20190.985.36
11/1/20190.985.21
10/23/20190.985.32
6/18/20190.985.79
3/12/20190.985.92
12/21/20180.985.91
9/18/20180.985.88
6/19/20180.985.72
2/20/20180.985.62
12/21/20170.482.77
9/20/20170.482.54
4/19/20170.482.58
3/21/20170.482.67
12/23/20160.482.62
9/20/20160.321.83
6/21/20160.321.99
3/15/20160.21.42
12/18/20150.21.45
9/24/20150.21.47
6/24/20150.21.53
3/18/20150.21.54
12/22/20140.21.55
9/24/20140.21.65
6/19/20140.21.75
3/18/20140.21.89

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

Growing Dividend: WSBF's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (58%), WSBF's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: WSBF's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (97.9% payout ratio).


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