PRU (LSE) - Dividend History and Outstanding Shares

Dividend Rating: 3.01 ✓ Yield 2.37%, Avg. Growth per Year -17.38%, 95.2% Consistency of Payouts and many other metrics.

Dividends Paid Yearly

Number of Payouts Yearly

Outstanding Shares

What is the Trend of PRU`s Outstanding Shares?

The Outstanding Shares of Prudential PLC are growing at a rate of 0.76% per year on average over the last 10 years. The Correlation Coefficent of the Outstanding Shares is 82.22%. This correlation quantifies the strength and direction of the relationship between stock splits, issuing new shares, and share buybacks.

Did Prudential PLC ever had a Stock Split?

Yes, last Stock Split was on 1988-05-26 with a factor of 5:1. This stock split increased the number of shares and lowered the price per share by a ratio of 5.
Year Number of Shares (Mill.) Growth
2023 2753.22 +0.13%
2022 2749.67 +0.12%
2021 2746.41 +5.25%
2020 2609.49 +0.32%
2019 2601.16 +13.16%
2018 2298.61 -10.49%
2017 2568 +0.23%
2016 2562 +0.23%
2015 2556 +0.16%
2014 2552
2013 2552 +0.31%
2012 2544 +0.24%
2011 2538 +0.36%
2010 2529 +0.92%
2009 2506 +1.38%
2008 2472 +1.1%
2007 2445 +1.33%
2006 2413 +2.03%
2005 2365 +11.09%
2004 2129 -1.4%
2003 2159.33 +4.43%
2002 2067.8 +0.3%
2001 2061.56 +0.71%
2000 2047

Dividend Yields & Ratings

Overall Dividend Rating 3.01
Dividends Paid 12m 0.19 Yield 12m 2.37%
Dividends Paid Average 5y 0.21 Yield Average 5y 2.54%
Growth Rate 5y - Yield on Cost 5y 1.71%
Payout Consistency 95.2% First Payout 1993-03-29
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Last 25 Dividends (Paid in GBP)

Date Period Dividend Rate Growth
2023-09-07 Interim 0.0626 -52%
2023-03-23 Interim 0.1304 127.2%
2022-08-18 Interim 0.0574 -51.6%
2022-03-24 Final 0.1186 120.9%
2021-08-19 Interim 0.0537 -50%
2021-03-25 Interim 0.1073 99.8%
2020-08-20 Interim 0.0537 -79.3%
2020-03-26 Final 0.2597 57.9%
2019-08-22 Interim 0.1645 -51.2%
2019-03-28 Final 0.3368 114.9%
2018-08-23 Interim 0.1567 -51.8%
2018-03-29 Final 0.325 124.1%
2017-08-24 Interim 0.145 -52.6%
2017-03-30 Final 0.3057 136.4%
2016-08-25 Interim 0.1293 -64.5%
2016-03-24 Final 0.3647 196.3%
2015-08-20 Interim 0.1231 -52.2%
2015-03-26 Final 0.2574 130%
2014-08-20 Interim 0.1119 -53.1%
2014-03-26 Final 0.2384 145%
2013-08-21 Interim 0.0973 -53.2%
2013-03-27 Final 0.2079 122.8%
2012-08-22 Interim 0.09333 -45.9%
2012-03-28 0.1724 116.9%
2011-08-17 0.0795
Dividends, a critical component of investing, offer insights into Prudential PLC financial health:

  • PRU`s 2.37% Dividend Yield is calculated by dividing the dividend payments of the last 12-Months (TTM) of 0.19 GBP by the current stock price.
  • 1.71% Yield on Cost is a metric for long-term investors, reflecting the current dividend yield of 2.37% compared to a 5-Year old purchase price. This metric helps investors assess the income growth potential of their investments over time.
  • The 95.2% Payout Consistency of PRU Dividends gauges Stability (Values above 80%) or Fragility (Values under 60%).
  • The Average Dividend Growth Rate of -17.38% per year in the last 5-Years showcases PRU`s commitment to shareholders. Steady or increasing dividends over time can be a sign of a healthy financial outlook.
As an investor, understanding the dividend-related metrics of PRU Prudential PLC is essential for building a balanced and income-generating portfolio.

The Overall Dividend Rating of 3.01 is quantified on a scale from 0 to +10.
Ratings surpassing 5 are regarded as favorable, while those exceeding 7.5 are exceptionally strong. The calculations includes the above mentioned: Yield, Yield on Cost, Consistency of Dividend Payment and Growth Rate/CAGR over time.