Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC) Dividend History

Norfolk Southern Corp., a Virginia-based holding company, owns two major freight railroads, Norfolk Southern Railway Company and Norfolk Western Railway Company, which operates in numerous states, the District of Columbia and the Province of Ontario. (Company Press Release)

Last update 08/13/2022


Dividend Yield Summary

  2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Dividends 2.44 3.04 3.60 3.76 4.16 3.72
Average Price 122.38 156.35 185.80 195.78 266.34 256.82
Yield 1.99% 1.94% 1.94% 1.92% 1.56% 1.45%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2022 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2022-08-05
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 12.54
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 4.78
Dividend Cover 2.62 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 1.84%
52-Week Trailing Yield 1.84%
6-Year Average Yield 1.75%
6-Year Dividend Change 95.90%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 15.98%
Number of Dividend Payments (1991-07-29 - 2022-08-05) 121

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2022-08-05 $1.24
2022-05-05 $1.24
2022-02-03 $1.24
2021-11-04 $1.09
2021-08-06 $1.09
2021-05-06 $0.99
2021-02-04 $0.99
2020-11-05 $0.94
2020-08-06 $0.94
2020-05-07 $0.94
2020-02-06 $0.94
2019-10-31 $0.94
2019-08-02 $0.94
2019-05-02 $0.86
2019-02-01 $0.86
2018-11-01 $0.80
2018-08-03 $0.80
2018-05-03 $0.72
2018-02-01 $0.72
2017-11-02 $0.61
2017-08-03 $0.61
2017-05-03 $0.61
2017-02-01 $0.61
2016-11-02 $0.59
2016-08-04 $0.59
2016-05-04 $0.59
2016-02-03 $0.59
2015-11-04 $0.59
2015-08-05 $0.59
2015-05-06 $0.59
2015-04-29 $0.59
2015-02-04 $0.59
2014-11-05 $0.57
2014-07-30 $0.57
2014-04-30 $0.54
2014-02-05 $0.54
2013-10-30 $0.52
2013-07-31 $0.52
2013-05-01 $0.50
2013-01-30 $0.50
2012-10-31 $0.50
2012-08-09 $0.50
2012-05-02 $0.47
2012-02-01 $0.47
2011-11-02 $0.43
2011-08-03 $0.43
2011-05-04 $0.40
2011-02-02 $0.40
2010-09-10 $0.36
2010-06-10 $0.34
2010-03-10 $0.34
2009-12-10 $0.34
2009-09-10 $0.34
2008-09-10 $0.32
2008-01-30 $0.29
2007-10-31 $0.26
2007-08-01 $0.26
2007-05-02 $0.22
2007-01-31 $0.22
2006-11-01 $0.18
2006-08-02 $0.18
2006-05-03 $0.16
2006-02-01 $0.16
2005-11-02 $0.13
2005-08-03 $0.13
2005-05-04 $0.11
2005-02-02 $0.11
2004-11-03 $0.10
2004-08-04 $0.10
2004-05-05 $0.08
2004-02-04 $0.08
2003-11-05 $0.08
2003-07-30 $0.08
2003-04-30 $0.07
2003-02-05 $0.07
2002-10-30 $0.07
2002-07-31 $0.07
2002-05-01 $0.06
2002-01-30 $0.06
2001-10-31 $0.06
2001-08-01 $0.06
2001-05-02 $0.06
2001-01-31 $0.06
2000-11-01 $0.20
2000-08-02 $0.20
2000-05-03 $0.20
2000-02-02 $0.20
1999-11-03 $0.20
1999-08-04 $0.20
1999-05-05 $0.20
1999-02-03 $0.20
1998-11-04 $0.20
1998-08-05 $0.20
1998-04-29 $0.20
1998-02-04 $0.20
1997-11-05 $0.20
1997-07-30 $0.20
1997-04-30 $0.20
1997-02-05 $0.20
1996-10-30 $0.19
1996-07-31 $0.19
1996-05-01 $0.19
1996-01-31 $0.19
1995-11-01 $0.17
1995-08-02 $0.17
1995-05-01 $0.17
1995-01-30 $0.17
1994-10-31 $0.16
1994-08-01 $0.16
1994-05-02 $0.16
1994-01-31 $0.16
1993-11-01 $0.16
1993-08-02 $0.16
1993-05-03 $0.15
1993-02-01 $0.15
1992-11-02 $0.15
1992-08-03 $0.15
1992-05-04 $0.15
1992-02-03 $0.15
1991-10-28 $0.13
1991-07-29 $0.13