Apple Inc. (AAPL) Dividend History

Apple Computer, Inc. designs, manufactures and markets personal computers and related personal computing and communicating solutions for sale primarily to education, creative, consumer, and business customers.

Last update 11/11/2017


Dividend Yield Summary

  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Dividends 5.30 11.80 7.28 2.03 2.23 2.46
Average Price 594.56 488.39 342.76 121.34 109.09 147.18
Yield 0.89% 2.42% 2.12% 1.67% 2.04% 1.67%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2017 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2017-08-10
Dividend Pay Date 2017-08-17

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 8.81
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 2.52
Dividend Cover 3.50 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 1.51%
52-Week Trailing Yield 1.71%
6-Year Average Yield 1.72%
6-Year Dividend Change -52.45%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -8.74%
Number of Dividend Payments (1987-05-11 - 2017-11-10) 57

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2017-11-10 $0.63
2017-08-10 $0.63
2017-05-11 $0.63
2017-02-09 $0.57
2016-11-03 $0.57
2016-08-04 $0.57
2016-05-05 $0.57
2016-02-04 $0.52
2015-11-05 $0.52
2015-08-06 $0.52
2015-05-07 $0.52
2015-02-05 $0.47
2014-11-06 $0.47
2014-08-07 $0.47
2014-05-08 $3.29
2014-02-06 $3.05
2013-11-06 $3.05
2013-08-08 $3.05
2013-05-09 $3.05
2013-02-07 $2.65
2012-11-07 $2.65
2012-08-09 $2.65 With the passing of Steve Jobs and sitting on $98 billion cash, Apple declares their first dividend 17 years.
1995-11-21 $0.03 In a precursor to the 1996 return of Steve Jobs, Apple cuts their dividend.
1995-08-16 $0.03
1995-05-26 $0.03
1995-02-13 $0.03
1994-11-18 $0.03
1994-08-15 $0.03
1994-05-27 $0.03
1994-02-07 $0.03
1993-11-19 $0.03
1993-08-16 $0.03
1993-05-28 $0.03
1993-02-12 $0.03
1992-11-30 $0.03
1992-08-17 $0.03
1992-06-01 $0.03
1992-02-14 $0.03
1991-11-18 $0.03
1991-08-19 $0.03
1991-05-20 $0.03
1991-02-15 $0.03
1990-11-16 $0.03
1990-08-20 $0.03
1990-05-21 $0.03
1990-02-16 $0.03
1989-11-17 $0.03
1989-08-21 $0.03
1989-05-22 $0.03
1989-02-17 $0.03
1988-11-21 $0.03
1988-08-15 $0.02
1988-05-16 $0.02
1988-02-12 $0.02
1987-11-17 $0.02
1987-08-10 $0.01
1987-05-11 $0.01 Two years after the ousting of Steve Jobs in 1985, Apple announces their first dividend.
What other features would you like to see on this site? Please send us your comments: