Zoetis (ZTS) Raises Quarterly Dividend 22% to $0.20; 0.6% Yield

December 11, 2019 4:27 PM EST

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Zoetis (NYSE: ZTS) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.20 per share, or $0.8 annualized. This is a 22% increase from the prior dividend of $0.164.

The dividend will be payable on March 3, 2020, to stockholders of record on January 17, 2020, with an ex-dividend date of January 16, 2020.

The annual yield on the dividend is 0.6 percent.

“Zoetis continues to drive revenue growth and increase its financial strength through a diverse and innovative product portfolio that provides solutions across the continuum of animal care,” said Glenn David, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. “We are well-positioned to generate cash for future growth and value creation opportunities, and I am pleased to announce that we are increasing our dividend by 22% in 2020 as part of our commitment to returning excess capital to shareholders.”

For a dividend history and other dividend-related data on Zoetis (ZTS) click here.

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