After the Covid-19 pandemic which particularly affected Michelin, the group finally returned to its historical highs and, after a temporary drop in its dividend, it rose again before dropping again while maintaining an attractive yield. On this page, we offer you to learn more about the Michelin share dividend with its precise current and historical amount, the yield of this dividend and the dates on which it is detached and paid to shareholders.
The last known dividend for Michelin shares is the dividend that was paid in 2022 for the fiscal year 2021. This dividend amounted to €4.50 per share and was paid in May 2022.
It should be remembered that the previous dividend, the 2021 dividend paid in respect of the 2020 financial year, was €2.30 per share.
The payment of the Michelin share dividend is triggered shortly after the ex-dividend date. However, before this detachment, the amount of the dividend must be defined by the Board of Directors and then presented to the shareholders for a vote at the Annual General Meeting. Of course, this whole procedure takes place after the official publication of the financial results of the previous year.
Michelin currently pays its dividend annually, as is the case for most French listed companies. The dividend is detached and paid once a year, usually in May.
In 2022, for example, Michelin's dividend was detached on 17 May and then paid to shareholders on 19 May, two days later.
At the moment, we do not yet know the amount of the next Michelin share dividend that will be paid in 2023. Indeed, it will be calculated only after the financial results of the year 2022.
The last dividend paid in May 2022 was a record €4.50 per share. This means that the group has almost doubled the amount of its annual dividend compared to the dividend paid in 2021. Currently, thanks to this increased dividend, the Michelin share has a yield of 3.73%.
Michelin has been paying a dividend to its shareholders for many years. In fact, since 2000, i.e. for more than 22 years, the dividend has been paid every year without interruption. We now propose you to discover the annual amount of the Michelin dividend over the last ten years as well as the rate of evolution of this last year by year.
Looking at the history of the dividend, we can see that it has increased significantly over time. In one year, the increase is close to 100%. Over the last 5 years, Michelin's dividend has risen by an average of 6.72% per year and over the last 10 years, this rise has been an average of 7.92% per year.
To understand what the dividend yield of the Michelin share is, it is necessary to understand that it is a way of calculating the profitability of this value. Indeed, the yield corresponds here to the division of the amount of the dividend by the stock exchange price of this share.
The dividend paid by Michelin in 2022 showed a yield of 3.73%.
Michelin's Payout Ratio is also an interesting element to study. It is currently 23.09%, which means that the company does not dip too much into its profits to pay its shareholders and keeps a large part of it for its strategic investments.
Over the past 10 years, Michelin Group has paid a dividend with an average yield of 3.13%, which is below its 2022 yield. Here is its history: