BHP (NYSE) - Dividend History and Outstanding Shares

Dividend Rating: 7.29 ✓ Yield 5.37%, Avg. Growth per Year 2.52%, 89.4% Consistency of Payouts and many other metrics.

Dividends per Share Yearly

Number of Payouts Yearly

Outstanding Shares

What is the Trend of BHP`s Outstanding Shares?

The Outstanding Shares of BHP Group Limited are shrinking at a rate of -7.15% per year on average over the last 10 years. The Correlation Coefficent of the Outstanding Shares is -60.00%. Investors should be aware that the price of a stock often is positively affected by a decreasing number of shares.

Did BHP Group Limited ever had a Stock Split?

Yes, last Stock Split was on 2022-06-02 with a factor of 1121:1000. This stock split increased the number of shares and lowered the price per share by a ratio of 1.12.

Year Number of Shares (Mill.) Growth
2023 2539 +0.1%
2022 2536.5 +0.02%
2021 2536 -49.97%
2020 5069 +0.24%
2019 5057 -4.91%
2018 5318 -0.37%
2017 5338 +0.04%
2016 5336 +0.26%
2015 5322 -0.22%
2014 5334 -0.06%
2013 5337 -0.07%
2012 5340.96 +6.87%
2011 4997.51 +13.39%
2010 4407.4 +58.08%
2009 2788
2007 5575.38 -5.99%
2006 5930.77 +109.3%
2005 2833.61 -4.36%
2004 2962.92 +40.61%
2003 2107.14 -32.57%
2002 3124.82 -2.45%
2001 3203.37 +4.24%
2000 3073.16

Dividend Yields, Growth & Consistency

Overall Dividend Rating 7.29
Dividends Paid 12m 3.04 Yield 12m 5.37%
Dividends Paid Average 5y 4.25 Yield Average 5y 7.51%
Growth Rate 5y 2.52% Yield on Cost 5y 7.94%
Payout Consistency 89.4% First Payout 1985-10-25
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Dividend History - Last 25 Dividends (Paid in USD)

Date Period Dividend Rate Growth
2024-03-07 SemiAnnual 1.44 -10%
2023-09-07 SemiAnnual 1.6 -11.1%
2023-03-09 SemiAnnual 1.8 -48.6%
2022-09-01 SemiAnnual 3.5 21.8%
2022-02-24 SemiAnnual 2.8743 -25%
2021-09-02 SemiAnnual 3.8324 98%
2021-03-04 SemiAnnual 1.93536 83.6%
2020-09-03 SemiAnnual 1.05391 -15.4%
2020-03-05 SemiAnnual 1.24553 -16.7%
2019-09-05 SemiAnnual 1.49464 41.8%
2019-03-07 SemiAnnual 1.05391 -46.1%
2019-01-10 Other 1.95453 61.9%
2018-09-06 SemiAnnual 1.20721 14.5%
2018-03-08 SemiAnnual 1.05391 27.9%
2017-09-07 SemiAnnual 0.82397 7.5%
2017-03-08 SemiAnnual 0.76648 185.7%
2016-08-31 SemiAnnual 0.26827 -12.5%
2016-03-09 SemiAnnual 0.30659 -74.2%
2015-09-09 SemiAnnual 1.18804 6.7%
2015-03-11 SemiAnnual 1.11337
2014-09-03 SemiAnnual 1.11337 5.1%
2014-03-05 SemiAnnual 1.0595
2013-09-04 SemiAnnual 1.0595 3.5%
2013-03-06 SemiAnnual 1.02359
2012-09-05 SemiAnnual 1.02359

  • BHP`s 5.37% Dividend Yield is calculated by dividing the dividend payments of the last 12-Months (TTM) of 3.04 USD by the current stock price.
  • 7.94% Yield on Cost is the effective dividend income you'd receive today if you purchased the stock five years ago (Rate of the last 12 Months 3.04 divided by price 5 years ago).
  • The 89.4% Payout Consistency of BHP Dividends gauges Stability (Values above 80%) or Fragility (Values under 60%).
  • The Average Dividend Growth Rate of 2.52% per year in the last 5-Years showcases BHP`s commitment to shareholders. Steady or increasing dividends over time can be a sign of a healthy financial outlook.
The Overall Dividend Rating of 7.29 is quantified on a scale from 0 to 100.
Ratings surpassing 50 are regarded as favorable, while those exceeding 75 are exceptionally strong. The calculations includes: Yield, Yield on Cost, Consistency of Payouts and Growth Rates over time.