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 03/28/2020


Dividend Yield Summary

  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Dividends 0.56 0.60 0.64 0.64 0.34 -
Average Price 27.62 28.19 27.95 28.99 29.36 22.20
Yield 2.03% 2.13% 2.29% 2.21% 1.16% -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2020 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2020-03-16
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 1.06
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.66
Dividend Cover 1.61 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 3.81%
52-Week Trailing Yield 0.64%
6-Year Average Yield 1.69%
6-Year Dividend Change 17.86%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 2.98%
Number of Dividend Payments (1992-03-09 - 2019-06-13) 103

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2019-06-13 $0.17
2019-03-14 $0.17
2018-12-13 $0.16
2018-09-13 $0.16
2018-06-14 $0.16
2018-03-15 $0.16
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