Telephone and Data Systems Inc. (TDS) Dividend History

Telephone & Data Systems is a diversified telecommunications corporation. Through its strategic business units, U.S. Cellular and TDS Telecom, TDS operates primarily by providing cellular and local telephone service. TDS builds value for its shareholders by providing excellent communications services in growing, closely related segments of the telecommunications industry.

Last update 03/23/2019


Dividend Yield Summary

  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Dividends 0.52 0.56 0.60 0.64 - -
Average Price 26.41 27.62 28.19 27.95 28.99 34.55
Yield 1.97% 2.03% 2.13% 2.29% - -
• 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 1.17
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.66
Dividend Cover 1.77 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 2.07%
52-Week Trailing Yield -
6-Year Average Yield 1.34%
6-Year Dividend Change 26.92%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 4.49%
Number of Dividend Payments (1992-03-09 - 2017-12-14) 97

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2017-12-14 $0.16
2017-09-14 $0.16
2017-06-14 $0.16
2017-03-15 $0.16
2016-12-14 $0.15
2016-09-14 $0.15
2016-06-14 $0.15
2016-03-15 $0.15
2015-12-14 $0.14
2015-09-14 $0.14
2015-06-12 $0.14
2015-03-12 $0.14
2014-12-11 $0.13
2014-09-11 $0.13
2014-06-11 $0.13
2014-03-12 $0.13
2013-12-12 $0.13
2013-09-12 $0.13
2013-06-12 $0.13
2013-03-13 $0.13
2012-12-13 $0.12
2012-09-12 $0.12
2012-06-13 $0.12
2012-03-14 $0.12
2011-12-15 $0.12
2011-09-14 $0.12
2011-06-15 $0.12
2011-03-15 $0.12
2010-06-30 $0.11
2009-12-30 $0.10
2008-06-30 $0.10
2008-03-19 $0.10
2007-12-12 $0.10
2007-09-12 $0.10
2007-06-13 $0.10
2007-03-15 $0.10
2006-12-13 $0.09
2006-09-13 $0.09
2006-06-14 $0.09
2006-03-15 $0.09
2005-12-14 $0.09
2005-09-14 $0.09
2005-06-14 $0.09
2005-05-16 $37.28
2005-03-14 $0.17
2004-12-14 $0.17
2004-09-14 $0.17
2004-06-14 $0.17
2004-03-15 $0.17
2003-12-11 $0.16
2003-09-12 $0.16
2003-06-12 $0.16
2003-03-13 $0.16
2002-12-12 $0.14
2002-09-12 $0.14
2002-06-12 $0.14
2002-03-13 $0.14
2001-12-12 $0.14
2001-09-17 $0.14
2001-06-13 $0.14
2001-03-13 $0.14
2000-12-13 $0.13
2000-09-13 $0.13
2000-06-13 $0.13
2000-03-13 $0.13
1999-12-13 $0.12
1999-09-13 $0.12
1999-06-11 $0.12
1999-03-10 $0.12
1998-12-14 $0.11
1998-09-11 $0.11
1998-06-11 $0.11
1998-03-13 $0.11
1997-12-10 $0.10
1997-09-12 $0.10
1997-06-11 $0.10
1997-03-12 $0.10
1996-12-11 $0.10
1996-09-11 $0.10
1996-06-12 $0.10
1996-03-13 $0.10
1995-12-13 $0.09
1995-09-13 $0.09
1995-06-14 $0.09
1995-03-13 $0.09
1994-12-12 $0.09
1994-09-12 $0.09
1994-06-13 $0.09
1994-03-11 $0.09
1993-12-13 $0.09
1993-09-13 $0.09
1993-06-14 $0.09
1993-03-11 $0.09
1992-12-09 $0.08
1992-09-04 $0.08
1992-06-08 $0.08
1992-03-09 $0.08
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