BP p.l.c. (BP) Dividend History

BP p.l.c. is the holding company of one of the world's largest petroleum and petrochemicals groups. Their main activities are exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas; refining, marketing, supply and transportation; and manufacturing and marketing of petrochemicals. They have a growing activity in gas and power and in solar power generation. BP has well-established operations in Europe, North and South America, Australasia and Africa.

Last update 11/15/2018


Dividend Yield Summary

  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Dividends 2.19 2.33 2.40 2.40 2.40 0.60
Average Price 44.12 47.76 37.87 34.61 36.46 43.33
Yield 4.96% 4.88% 6.34% 6.93% 6.58% 1.38%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2018 are year-to-date.

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 1.03
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.00
Dividend Cover -
52-Week Projected Yield -
52-Week Trailing Yield 1.40%
6-Year Average Yield 5.05%
6-Year Dividend Change -100.00%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -16.67%
Number of Dividend Payments (1991-08-19 - 2018-02-15) 103

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2018-02-15 $0.60
2017-11-09 $0.60
2017-08-09 $0.60
2017-05-10 $0.60
2017-02-15 $0.60
2016-11-08 $0.60
2016-08-03 $0.60
2016-05-04 $0.60
2016-02-10 $0.60
2015-11-04 $0.60
2015-08-05 $0.60
2015-05-06 $0.60
2015-02-11 $0.60
2014-11-05 $0.60
2014-08-06 $0.58
2014-05-07 $0.58
2014-02-12 $0.57
2013-11-06 $0.57
2013-08-07 $0.54
2013-05-08 $0.54
2013-02-13 $0.54
2012-11-07 $0.54
2012-08-08 $0.48
2012-05-09 $0.48
2012-02-15 $0.48
2011-11-02 $0.42
2011-08-03 $0.42
2011-05-11 $0.42
2011-02-09 $0.42 Dividend resumes at half rate. Wellhead was capped on July 15th, 2010.
2010-06-21 $0.84 Last dividend is declared before cut in response to April 20th explosion of Deepwater Horizon and subsequent gushing wellhead.
2009-11-10 $0.84
2009-08-12 $0.84
2009-05-13 $0.84
2009-02-18 $0.84
2008-09-08 $0.84
2008-06-09 $0.81
2008-02-20 $0.81
2007-11-07 $0.65
2007-08-08 $0.65
2007-05-09 $0.62
2007-02-21 $0.62
2006-11-08 $0.59
2006-08-09 $0.59
2006-05-10 $0.56
2006-02-22 $0.56
2005-11-08 $0.54
2005-08-10 $0.54
2005-05-11 $0.51
2005-02-16 $0.51
2004-11-09 $0.43
2004-08-11 $0.43
2004-05-12 $0.41
2004-02-18 $0.45
2003-11-12 $0.43
2003-08-13 $0.43
2003-05-14 $0.38
2003-02-26 $0.42
2002-11-13 $0.40
2002-08-14 $0.40
2002-05-15 $0.38
2002-02-20 $0.38
2001-11-14 $0.37
2001-08-15 $0.37
2001-05-16 $0.35
2001-02-21 $0.35
2000-11-15 $0.35
2000-08-16 $0.33
2000-05-17 $0.33
2000-02-23 $0.33
1999-11-17 $0.33
1999-08-18 $0.33
1999-05-19 $0.31
1999-03-03 $0.30
1998-11-10 $0.30 Dividend reduces ahead of December 1998 merger with Amoco.
1998-08-12 $0.37
1998-05-13 $0.36
1998-02-18 $0.35
1997-11-12 $0.35
1997-08-13 $0.34
1997-05-14 $0.32
1997-02-19 $0.32
1996-11-15 $0.31
1996-08-16 $0.29
1996-05-17 $0.20
1996-02-23 $0.19
1995-11-17 $0.18
1995-08-18 $0.24
1995-05-26 $0.18
1995-03-03 $0.18
1994-11-17 $0.15
1994-08-19 $0.14
1994-05-23 $0.14
1994-02-18 $0.12
1993-11-19 $0.12
1993-08-23 $0.12
1993-05-24 $0.12
1993-02-22 $0.10
1992-11-20 $0.13
1992-08-17 $0.16
1992-05-22 $0.30
1992-03-02 $0.30
1991-11-18 $0.25
1991-08-19 $0.24
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