CoreCivic Inc (CXW) Dividend History

CoreCivic, formerly the Corrections Corporation of America , is a company that owns and manages private prisons and detention centers and operates others on a concession basis. Co-founded in 1983 in Nashville, Tennessee by Thomas W. Beasley, Robert Crants, and T. Don Hutto, it received investments from the Tennessee Valley Authority, Vanderbilt University, and Jack C. Massey, the founder of Hospital Corporation of America. As of 2016, the company is the second largest private corrections company in the United States. CoreCivic manages more than 65 state and federal correctional and detention facilities with a capacity of more than 90,000 beds in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

Last update 01/15/2021


Dividend Yield Summary

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Dividends 2.04 1.68 1.72 1.32 0.88 -
Average Price 26.25 28.09 22.40 18.37 10.79 -
Yield 7.77% 5.98% 7.68% 7.19% 8.15% -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2021 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2020-03-31
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 1.02
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.44
Dividend Cover 2.32 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 6.40%
52-Week Trailing Yield 4.19%
6-Year Average Yield 7.21%
6-Year Dividend Change -78.43%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -13.07%
Number of Dividend Payments (2012-06-06 - 2020-03-31) 33

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2020-03-31 $0.44
2020-01-03 $0.44
2019-09-30 $0.44
2019-06-28 $0.44
2019-03-29 $0.44
2018-12-31 $0.43
2018-09-28 $0.43
2018-06-29 $0.43
2018-03-29 $0.43
2017-12-29 $0.42
2017-09-29 $0.42
2017-06-29 $0.42
2017-03-30 $0.42
2016-12-29 $0.42
2016-09-29 $0.54
2016-06-29 $0.54
2016-03-30 $0.54
2015-12-30 $0.54
2015-09-30 $0.54
2015-06-30 $0.54
2015-03-31 $0.54
2014-12-30 $0.51
2014-09-30 $0.51
2014-06-30 $0.51
2014-03-31 $0.51
2013-12-30 $0.48
2013-09-30 $0.48
2013-07-01 $0.48
2013-04-17 $6.63
2013-04-01 $0.53
2012-11-28 $0.20
2012-09-12 $0.20
2012-06-06 $0.20