Cathay General Bancorp (CATY) Dividend History

Cathay General Bancorp is the one-bank holding company for Cathay Bank, a California state-chartered bank. Cathay Bank offers a wide range of financial services. Cathay Bank currently operates branches in California, New York State, Massachusetts, Houston, Texas, Washington State, and representative offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai, China. In addition, Cathay Bank's subsidiaries, Cathay Investment Company and GBC Investment & Consulting Company, Inc., each maintain an office in Taipei.

Last update 09/14/2020


Dividend Yield Summary

  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Dividends 0.56 0.75 0.87 1.03 1.24 0.93
Average Price 29.88 32.27 38.56 41.00 35.94 27.71
Yield 1.87% 2.32% 2.26% 2.51% 3.45% 3.36%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2020 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2020-08-31
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 3.03
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.24
Dividend Cover 2.44 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 5.36%
52-Week Trailing Yield 4.10%
6-Year Average Yield 2.62%
6-Year Dividend Change 121.43%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 20.24%
Number of Dividend Payments (1991-10-07 - 2020-08-31) 111

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2020-08-31 $0.31
2020-06-01 $0.31
2020-02-28 $0.31
2019-11-29 $0.31
2019-08-30 $0.31
2019-05-31 $0.31
2019-03-01 $0.31
2018-11-30 $0.31
2018-08-31 $0.24
2018-05-31 $0.24
2018-02-28 $0.24
2017-11-30 $0.24
2017-08-30 $0.21
2017-05-30 $0.21
2017-02-27 $0.21
2016-11-29 $0.21
2016-08-30 $0.18
2016-05-27 $0.18
2016-02-26 $0.18
2015-11-30 $0.18
2015-08-28 $0.14
2015-05-29 $0.14
2015-02-26 $0.10
2014-11-28 $0.10
2014-08-28 $0.07
2014-05-29 $0.07
2014-02-27 $0.05
2013-11-27 $0.05
2013-08-29 $0.01
2013-05-30 $0.01
2013-02-28 $0.01
2012-11-29 $0.01
2012-08-30 $0.01
2012-05-30 $0.01
2012-02-28 $0.01
2011-12-01 $0.01
2011-08-30 $0.01
2011-05-27 $0.01
2011-02-25 $0.01
2010-11-29 $0.01
2010-08-30 $0.01
2010-05-27 $0.01
2010-02-25 $0.01
2009-12-08 $0.01
2008-07-22 $0.10
2008-04-09 $0.10
2008-01-10 $0.10
2007-10-10 $0.10
2007-07-11 $0.10
2007-04-11 $0.10
2007-01-10 $0.09
2006-10-11 $0.09
2006-07-12 $0.09
2006-04-11 $0.09
2006-01-11 $0.09
2005-10-12 $0.09
2005-07-08 $0.09
2005-04-13 $0.09
2005-01-12 $0.09
2004-10-08 $0.09
2004-07-08 $0.07
2004-04-07 $0.07
2004-01-08 $0.07
2003-09-11 $0.07
2003-07-09 $0.07
2003-04-09 $0.07
2003-01-09 $0.07
2002-10-09 $0.07
2002-07-10 $0.07
2002-03-27 $0.07
2002-01-09 $0.06
2001-10-10 $0.06
2001-07-11 $0.06
2001-04-10 $0.06
2001-01-10 $0.06
2000-10-10 $0.06
2000-07-12 $0.05
2000-04-12 $0.05
2000-01-12 $0.05
1999-10-07 $0.05
1999-07-08 $0.05
1999-04-08 $0.05
1999-01-12 $0.04
1998-10-08 $0.04
1998-07-08 $0.04
1998-04-07 $0.04
1998-01-08 $0.04
1997-10-09 $0.04
1997-07-09 $0.04
1997-04-09 $0.04
1997-01-09 $0.04
1996-10-09 $0.04
1996-07-10 $0.04
1996-04-10 $0.04
1996-01-11 $0.04
1995-10-11 $0.04
1995-07-12 $0.04
1995-04-07 $0.04
1995-01-09 $0.04
1994-10-07 $0.04
1994-07-06 $0.04
1994-04-06 $0.04
1994-01-10 $0.04
1993-10-05 $0.04
1993-07-06 $0.04
1993-04-05 $0.04
1993-01-11 $0.04
1992-10-05 $0.04
1992-07-06 $0.04
1992-01-06 $0.04
1991-10-07 $0.04