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 01/27/2022


Dividend Yield Summary

  2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Dividends 2.46 3.55 3.04 2.61 0.86 -
Average Price 150.55 189.03 208.25 251.00 140.99 175.09
Yield 1.63% 1.88% 1.46% 1.04% 0.61% -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2022 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2021-11-05
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 11.23
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.86
Dividend Cover 13.06 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 0.54%
52-Week Trailing Yield 0.60%
6-Year Average Yield 1.12%
6-Year Dividend Change -65.04%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -10.84%
Number of Dividend Payments (1987-05-11 - 2021-11-05) 74

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2021-11-05 $0.22
2021-08-06 $0.22
2021-05-07 $0.22
2021-02-05 $0.20
2020-11-06 $0.20
2020-08-07 $0.82
2020-05-08 $0.82
2020-02-07 $0.77
2019-11-07 $0.77
2019-08-09 $0.77
2019-05-10 $0.77
2019-02-08 $0.73
2018-11-09 $0.73
2018-11-08 $0.73
2018-08-10 $0.73
2018-05-11 $0.73
2018-02-09 $0.63
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.