Equity Residential Dividend

What is Equity Residential 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


4.02%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Equity Residential Dividend Yield vs Market
How does EQR dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (EQR)4.0%
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.5%
Market Top 25% (US)4.3%
Industry Average (REITs)3.7%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (EQR)4.4%

Notable Dividend: EQR's dividend (4.02%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.52%).

High Dividend: EQR's dividend (4.02%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.29%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

How stable has Equity Residential's dividend per share been in the past?
MonthDividend Per Share (annual)Avg. Yield (%)
12/31/20252.863
12/31/20242.6914
12/31/20232.6218
1/27/20232.54.02
12/20/20222.54.16
9/17/20222.53.93
6/18/20222.53.35
3/17/20222.53.08
12/16/20212.412.73
9/15/20212.412.85
6/19/20212.412.93
3/18/20212.413.23
12/17/20202.413.78
9/15/20202.414.36
6/10/20202.414.24
3/12/20202.413.9
12/19/20192.272.78
9/19/20192.272.65
6/18/20192.272.82
3/14/20192.272.99
12/13/20182.163.06
9/14/20182.163.22
6/14/20182.163.3
3/15/20182.163.5
12/19/20172.023.37
9/15/20172.023.01
6/15/20172.023
3/16/20172.023.12
12/15/20162.023.22
11/2/20162.023.31
10/25/20162.023.32
8/4/20162.023.15
7/26/20162.022.99
5/5/20162.022.96
12/17/20152.212.97
12/16/201422.64
12/17/20131.853.01
12/10/20121.783.21

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

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (71.7%), EQR's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (69.8%), EQR's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.


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