Canadian National (CNI) Dividend History

Canadian National Railway Company, a Canadian corporation, operates the larger of Canada's two principal railroads and the only coast-to-coast railroad network in North America. The company's rail network serves major ports in Canada and includes strategic connections to the United States through the Chicago gateway, Detroit and other major cities.

Last update 09/22/2017


Dividend Yield Summary

  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Dividends 1.50 1.45 0.91 0.97 1.14 0.62
Average Price 85.08 98.44 64.64 62.07 64.16 75.50
Yield 1.76% 1.47% 1.41% 1.56% 1.78% 0.82%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2017 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2017-09-07
Dividend Pay Date 2018-06-30

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 4.06
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.36
Dividend Cover 2.99 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 1.66%
52-Week Trailing Yield 1.24%
6-Year Average Yield 1.46%
6-Year Dividend Change -9.33%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -1.56%
Number of Dividend Payments (1997-03-05 - 2017-06-07) 79

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2017-06-07 $0.31
2017-03-08 $0.31
2016-12-07 $0.28
2016-09-07 $0.29
2016-06-07 $0.29
2016-03-08 $0.28
2015-12-08 $0.23
2015-09-04 $0.24
2015-06-05 $0.25
2015-03-06 $0.25
2014-12-08 $0.22
2014-09-05 $0.23
2014-06-05 $0.23
2014-03-06 $0.23
2013-12-06 $0.20
2013-09-05 $0.41
2013-06-05 $0.42
2013-03-05 $0.42
2012-12-06 $0.38
2012-09-05 $0.38
2012-06-06 $0.36
2012-03-07 $0.38
2011-12-07 $0.32
2011-09-07 $0.33
2011-06-07 $0.33
2011-03-08 $0.34
2010-09-30 $0.26
2010-06-30 $0.26
2010-03-31 $0.25
2009-12-31 $0.24
2009-09-30 $0.22
2009-06-30 $0.20
2008-09-30 $0.23
2008-06-30 $0.23
2008-03-06 $0.23
2007-12-06 $0.21
2007-09-05 $0.20
2007-06-06 $0.20
2007-03-07 $0.18
2006-12-06 $0.14
2006-09-06 $0.15
2006-06-07 $0.14
2006-03-08 $0.14
2005-12-07 $0.11
2005-09-07 $0.13
2005-06-07 $0.13
2005-03-08 $0.13
2004-12-08 $0.10
2004-09-08 $0.08
2004-06-07 $0.10
2004-03-04 $0.10
2003-12-04 $0.08
2003-09-05 $0.08
2003-06-05 $0.08
2003-03-06 $0.08
2002-12-04 $0.07
2002-09-04 $0.07
2002-06-05 $0.07
2002-03-06 $0.07
2001-12-05 $0.06
2001-09-05 $0.06
2001-06-05 $0.06
2001-03-06 $0.06
2000-12-06 $0.06
2000-09-05 $0.06
2000-06-05 $0.06
2000-03-02 $0.06
1999-12-06 $0.05
1999-09-02 $0.05
1999-06-04 $0.05
1999-03-03 $0.05
1998-12-04 $0.04
1998-09-03 $0.04
1998-06-04 $0.04
1998-03-04 $0.04
1997-12-05 $0.04
1997-09-04 $0.04
1997-06-05 $0.04
1997-03-05 $0.04
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