Baxter International Dividend

Dividend criteria checks 2/6

Baxter International Inc. is a dividend paying company with a current yield of 2.5% that is well covered by earnings.

Key information

2.5%

Dividend yield

-24%

Payout ratio

Industry average yield1.7%
Next dividend pay daten/a
Ex dividend daten/a
Dividend per shareUS$1.16
Earnings per share-US$4.71
Dividend yield forecast in 3Y2.8%

Recent dividend updates

Recent updates

Baxter International: Another YoY Earnings Decline Expected, Shares Tag Support

Feb 03

Why Baxter Is One Of My #1 2023 Bets For Healthcare/Medtech

Jan 02

An Intrinsic Calculation For Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Suggests It's 32% Undervalued

Dec 30
An Intrinsic Calculation For Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Suggests It's 32% Undervalued

Baxter cut to hold at Deutsche Bank on inflation pressures

Dec 15

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.29

Nov 18
Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.29

Baxter International: Despite Weakening On The Bottom Line, Shares Look Attractive

Oct 24

Here's What's Concerning About Baxter International's (NYSE:BAX) Returns On Capital

Oct 05
Here's What's Concerning About Baxter International's (NYSE:BAX) Returns On Capital

Baxter is said to evaluate sale of two of its kidney businesses

Sep 14

Baxter reaches 52-week low; stock down 34% YTD

Aug 29

These 4 Measures Indicate That Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Aug 19
These 4 Measures Indicate That Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Baxter's Shares Are Starting To Look Cheap

Aug 11

Are Investors Undervaluing Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) By 45%?

Aug 02
Are Investors Undervaluing Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) By 45%?

Baxter Q2 2022 Earnings Preview

Jul 27

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.29

Jul 17
Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.29

Baxter declares $0.29 dividend

Jul 12

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Will Be Hoping To Turn Its Returns On Capital Around

Jul 06
Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Will Be Hoping To Turn Its Returns On Capital Around

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.29

May 06
Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.29

Baxter: Some Real 'Buy' Appeal

May 03

Are Investors Undervaluing Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) By 46%?

Apr 30
Are Investors Undervaluing Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) By 46%?

Does Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Apr 14
Does Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Could Be Struggling To Allocate Capital

Mar 30
Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Could Be Struggling To Allocate Capital

Baxter: A Potential Premium Upside Of 15%

Feb 22

Is There An Opportunity With Baxter International Inc.'s (NYSE:BAX) 36% Undervaluation?

Jan 21
Is There An Opportunity With Baxter International Inc.'s (NYSE:BAX) 36% Undervaluation?

Does Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Jan 03
Does Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

News Flash: Analysts Just Made A Captivating Upgrade To Their Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Forecasts

Dec 17
News Flash: Analysts Just Made A Captivating Upgrade To Their Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Forecasts

I Am Bullish On Baxter Following Hill-Rom Acquisition

Dec 14

Baxter International Has Potential, Post Hill-Rom Deal

Nov 25

Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At Baxter International (NYSE:BAX)

Oct 07
Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At Baxter International (NYSE:BAX)

Is There An Opportunity With Baxter International Inc.'s (NYSE:BAX) 33% Undervaluation?

Sep 16
Is There An Opportunity With Baxter International Inc.'s (NYSE:BAX) 33% Undervaluation?

Baxter - A Great Business, Could Be A 'Buy' With Hillrom

Sep 11

These 4 Measures Indicate That Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Aug 14
These 4 Measures Indicate That Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

We Like These Underlying Return On Capital Trends At Baxter International (NYSE:BAX)

Jun 29
We Like These Underlying Return On Capital Trends At Baxter International (NYSE:BAX)

An Intrinsic Calculation For Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Suggests It's 23% Undervalued

Jun 14
An Intrinsic Calculation For Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Suggests It's 23% Undervalued

Here's Why Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

May 11
Here's Why Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Baxter raises dividend by 14%

May 03

Increases to Baxter International Inc.'s (NYSE:BAX) CEO Compensation Might Cool off for now

Apr 28
Increases to Baxter International Inc.'s (NYSE:BAX) CEO Compensation Might Cool off for now

What Makes Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) A Great Dividend Stock?

Mar 16
What Makes Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) A Great Dividend Stock?

Does Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Mar 04
Does Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Could Be A Buy For Its Upcoming Dividend

Feb 20
Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) Could Be A Buy For Its Upcoming Dividend

Is Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Popular Amongst Institutions?

Feb 15
Is Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) Popular Amongst Institutions?

A Look At The Fair Value Of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX)

Feb 05
A Look At The Fair Value Of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX)

Dividend Yield vs Market

Baxter International Dividend Yield vs Market
How does BAX dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (BAX)2.5%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.2%
Industry Average (Medical Equipment)1.7%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (BAX)2.8%

Notable Dividend: BAX's dividend (2.54%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.48%).

High Dividend: BAX's dividend (2.54%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.18%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Baxter International's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20251.31
12/31/20241.323
12/31/20231.234
2/8/20231.162.54
11/15/20221.162.34
7/14/20221.162.02
5/4/20221.161.67
2/14/20221.121.42
11/16/20211.121.34
7/12/20211.121.42
5/5/20211.121.36
2/16/20210.981.19
11/16/20200.981.24
7/14/20200.981.19
5/5/20200.981.13
2/18/20200.881.04
11/19/20190.881.02
7/16/20190.881.04
5/7/20190.881.12
2/19/20190.760.99
11/13/20180.761.13
7/17/20180.761.06
5/8/20180.761.04
2/20/20180.640.96
11/14/20170.640.96
7/18/20170.641.02
5/2/20170.641.09
2/21/20170.521
11/8/20160.521.13
7/19/20160.521.1
5/3/20160.521.16
2/16/20160.461.12
11/10/20150.461.24
7/29/20150.461.25
5/5/20152.083.87
2/17/20152.083.01
11/11/20142.082.88
7/22/20142.082.86
5/5/20142.082.79
2/18/20141.962.78
11/12/20131.962.87
7/23/20131.962.84
5/6/20131.962.76
2/19/20131.82.58
11/13/20121.82.68
7/25/20121.82.98
5/7/20121.342.55
2/21/20121.342.33

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

Growing Dividend: BAX's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: BAX is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: At its current cash payout ratio (77.9%), BAX's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.


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