Sonic Automotive Inc. (SAH) Dividend History

Sonic Automotive Inc. is one of the largest automotive retailers in the United States. The company owns and operates franchises for different brands of cars and light trucks providing comprehensive services including sales of both new and used cars and light trucks, replacement parts and vehicle maintenance, warranty, paint and repair services. The company also arranges extended warranty contracts and financing and insurance for the automotive customers.

Last update 03/23/2019


Dividend Yield Summary

  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Dividends 34.08 0.10 0.20 0.20 - -
Average Price 24.58 23.75 18.39 19.98 19.58 15.13
Yield 138.65% 0.42% 1.09% 1.00% - -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2019 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2019-03-14
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 1.20
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.40
Dividend Cover 3.00 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 2.78%
52-Week Trailing Yield -
6-Year Average Yield 28.48%
6-Year Dividend Change -98.83%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -16.47%
Number of Dividend Payments (2003-09-11 - 2017-12-14) 51

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2017-12-14 $0.05
2017-09-14 $0.05
2017-06-13 $0.05
2017-03-13 $0.05
2016-12-13 $0.05
2016-09-13 $0.05
2016-06-13 $0.05
2016-03-11 $0.05
2015-12-11 $0.04
2015-09-11 $0.02
2015-06-11 $0.02
2015-03-11 $0.02
2014-12-11 $0.02
2014-09-11 $0.02
2014-06-19 $34.00
2014-06-11 $0.02
2014-03-12 $0.02
2013-12-11 $0.02
2013-09-11 $0.02
2013-06-12 $0.02
2013-03-13 $0.02
2012-12-12 $0.03
2012-09-12 $0.03
2012-06-13 $0.03
2012-03-13 $0.03
2011-12-13 $0.03
2011-09-13 $0.03
2011-06-13 $0.03
2011-03-11 $0.03
2010-12-13 $0.03
2008-10-15 $0.12
2008-07-15 $0.12
2008-03-12 $0.12
2007-12-12 $0.12
2007-09-12 $0.12
2007-06-13 $0.12
2007-03-13 $0.12
2006-12-13 $0.12
2006-09-13 $0.12
2006-06-13 $0.12
2006-03-13 $0.12
2005-12-13 $0.12
2005-09-13 $0.12
2005-06-13 $0.12
2005-03-11 $0.12
2004-12-13 $0.12
2004-09-13 $0.12
2004-06-14 $0.10
2004-03-11 $0.10
2003-12-11 $0.10
2003-09-11 $0.10
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