UnitedHealth Group Dividend

What is UnitedHealth Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

4/6

Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


1.24%

Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayNov 29 2022Ex Dividend DateDec 02 2022Dividend Pay DateDec 13 202211 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 3 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

UnitedHealth Group Dividend Yield vs Market
How does UNH dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (UNH)1.2%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.3%
Industry Average (Healthcare)1.3%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (UNH)1.3%

Notable Dividend: UNH's dividend (1.24%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.53%).

High Dividend: UNH's dividend (1.24%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.32%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has UnitedHealth Group's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20247.438
12/31/20236.869
12/31/20226.29
11/28/20226.61.24
11/7/20226.61.25
8/18/20226.61.26
6/9/20226.61.28
2/16/20225.81.16
11/8/20215.81.23
8/12/20215.81.38
6/9/20215.81.42
2/24/202151.31
11/4/202051.46
8/5/202051.59
6/2/202051.67
2/18/20204.321.6
11/8/20194.321.52
8/14/20194.321.85
6/5/20194.321.73
2/27/20193.61.5
11/9/20183.61.38
8/8/20183.61.36
6/6/20183.61.42
2/14/201831.3
11/8/201731.34
8/16/201731.5
6/7/201731.6
2/9/20172.51.48
11/9/20162.51.58
8/3/20162.51.8
6/8/20162.51.78
2/10/201621.57
11/6/201521.75
8/12/201521.69
6/3/201521.66
2/11/20151.51.29
11/7/20141.51.47
8/13/20141.51.72
6/4/20141.51.83
2/13/20141.121.44
11/8/20131.121.54
8/14/20131.121.56
6/5/20131.121.65
2/8/20130.851.45
10/31/20120.851.57
8/8/20120.851.55
6/6/20120.851.52
2/9/20120.651.16

Stable Dividend: UNH's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (29.9%), UNH's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (19.7%), UNH's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.


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