Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) Dividend History

Eaton Corporation plc is an American Irish-domiciled multinational power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion, founded in the United States with corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, and operational headquarters in Beachwood, Ohio. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. In 1911, Joseph O. Eaton, brother-in-law Henning O. Taube and Viggo V. Torbensen, incorporated the Torbensen Gear and Axle Co. in Bloomfield, New Jersey. With financial backing from Torbensen's mother, the company was set to manufacture Torbensen's patented internal-gear truck axle. In 1914, the company moved to Cleveland, Ohio, to be closer to its core business, the automotive industry.

Last update 04/11/2021


Dividend Yield Summary

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Dividends 2.28 2.40 2.64 3.55 3.65 0.76
Average Price 65.14 75.12 78.95 81.88 96.28 129.64
Yield 3.50% 3.19% 3.34% 4.34% 3.79% 0.59%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2021 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2021-03-15
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 3.49
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 2.92
Dividend Cover 1.20 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 2.08%
52-Week Trailing Yield 2.76%
6-Year Average Yield 2.90%
6-Year Dividend Change 28.07%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 4.68%
Number of Dividend Payments (1992-01-28 - 2021-03-15) 116

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2021-03-15 $0.76
2020-11-05 $0.73
2020-08-13 $0.73
2020-05-13 $0.73
2020-04-13 $0.73
2020-03-12 $0.73
2019-10-31 $0.71
2019-08-01 $0.71
2019-05-02 $0.71
2019-03-08 $0.71
2019-03-07 $0.71
2018-11-01 $0.66
2018-08-02 $0.66
2018-05-03 $0.66
2018-03-09 $0.66
2017-11-02 $0.60
2017-08-02 $0.60
2017-05-03 $0.60
2017-03-02 $0.60
2016-11-03 $0.57
2016-08-03 $0.57
2016-05-04 $0.57
2016-03-03 $0.57
2015-11-05 $0.55
2015-07-30 $0.55
2015-04-30 $0.55
2015-03-05 $0.55
2014-11-12 $0.49
2014-07-31 $0.49
2014-05-01 $0.49
2014-03-06 $0.49
2013-10-31 $0.42
2013-08-01 $0.42
2013-05-02 $0.42
2013-03-07 $0.42
2012-10-04 $0.38
2012-08-02 $0.38
2012-05-03 $0.38
2012-02-02 $0.38
2011-11-03 $0.34
2011-08-04 $0.34
2011-05-05 $0.34
2011-02-03 $0.34
2010-08-27 $0.58
2010-05-28 $0.50
2009-11-27 $0.50
2009-08-21 $0.50
2009-02-27 $0.50
2008-11-21 $0.50
2008-08-22 $0.50
2008-01-31 $0.50
2007-11-01 $0.43
2007-08-02 $0.43
2007-05-03 $0.43
2007-02-01 $0.43
2006-11-02 $0.39
2006-08-03 $0.39
2006-05-04 $0.35
2006-02-02 $0.35
2005-11-03 $0.31
2005-08-04 $0.31
2005-05-05 $0.31
2005-02-03 $0.31
2004-11-04 $0.27
2004-08-05 $0.27
2004-05-06 $0.27
2004-02-05 $0.27
2003-10-30 $0.24
2003-07-31 $0.24
2003-05-01 $0.22
2003-01-30 $0.22
2002-10-31 $0.22
2002-08-01 $0.22
2002-05-02 $0.22
2002-01-31 $0.22
2001-11-01 $0.22
2001-08-02 $0.22
2001-05-03 $0.22
2001-02-01 $0.22
2001-01-02 $5.23
2000-11-02 $0.22
2000-08-03 $0.22
2000-05-04 $0.22
2000-02-03 $0.22
1999-11-04 $0.22
1999-08-05 $0.22
1999-05-06 $0.22
1999-02-04 $0.22
1998-11-05 $0.22
1998-07-30 $0.22
1998-04-30 $0.22
1998-02-05 $0.22
1997-10-30 $0.22
1997-07-31 $0.22
1997-05-01 $0.22
1997-01-30 $0.20
1996-10-31 $0.20
1996-08-01 $0.20
1996-05-02 $0.20
1996-02-01 $0.20
1995-11-02 $0.20
1995-08-03 $0.20
1995-05-02 $0.20
1995-01-31 $0.15
1994-11-01 $0.15
1994-08-02 $0.15
1994-05-03 $0.15
1994-02-01 $0.15
1993-11-02 $0.15
1993-08-03 $0.15
1993-05-04 $0.14
1993-02-02 $0.14
1992-11-03 $0.14
1992-07-28 $0.14
1992-04-28 $0.14
1992-01-28 $0.14