Zoetis (ZTS) Raises Quarterly Dividend 25% to $0.25; 0.6% Yield

December 9, 2020 4:33 PM EST

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Zoetis (NYSE: ZTS) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share, or $1 annualized. This is a 25% increase from the prior dividend of $0.20.

The dividend will be payable on March 1, 2021, to stockholders of record on January 20, 2021, with an ex-dividend date of January 19, 2021.

The annual yield on the dividend is 0.6 percent.

“Zoetis continues to demonstrate its resiliency and strength thanks to the essential nature of our business and our diverse and innovative product portfolio,” said Glenn David, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. “We are well-positioned to generate increased cash for future investment opportunities that will benefit our customers, and I am pleased to announce that we are increasing our dividend by 25% in 2021 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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