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 09/12/2021


Dividend Yield Summary

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Dividends 2.36 2.44 3.04 3.60 3.76 3.07
Average Price 94.52 122.38 156.35 185.80 195.78 263.69
Yield 2.50% 1.99% 1.94% 1.94% 1.92% 1.16%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2021 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2021-08-06
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 10.76
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 3.99
Dividend Cover 2.70 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 1.61%
52-Week Trailing Yield 1.59%
6-Year Average Yield 1.79%
6-Year Dividend Change 69.07%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 11.51%
Number of Dividend Payments (1991-07-29 - 2021-08-06) 117

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
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