In this section of the page, you will find all the information you need to understand how Volkswagen (VOW) dividends work. In addition, you will be able to consult the payment date, the ex-dividend date, the last day to be entitled to the payment, the money to be received per share, the yield and any other doubts that may arise.

Upcoming Volkswagen dividend
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Last payment 8.7€
Last payment date May 15, 2023
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There is no upcoming dividend defined for Volkswagen.

There is no set last day on which buying Volkswagen shares generates the possibility of earning dividends.

Volkswagen distributed 8.7 euros per share in the form of a dividend on May 15, 2023.

Volkswagen AG. participates in the stock market in several European countries, mainly in Germany and in America in the United States and Mexico, being recognized with the stock exchange denomination VOW, started with a dividend policy in 2000, registering a history of more than twenty years of compliance without any interruption.

The approved amount is variable, although there has been a substantial increase in the 2023 period, and this interest is usually paid in one installment in May, although there may be slight delays, reaching a yield of 6.92%.

Payout Ratio Volkswagen Dividends

Volkswagen paid 3% of its net income in the last fiscal period as dividends.
Dividend payout ratio

The dividend payout ratio, also known as the payout ratio, is an essential indicator for assessing the stability of a company's dividends. This ratio shows what proportion of the company's net profit is used to pay dividends to shareholders.

Dividend payout ratio = Total dividends ÷ Net income

Volkswagen's earnings (311,448,993,792.00€) are sufficient to cover the dividend payment. This payment represents 3% of the total net profit of VOW.
Dividend payout ratio
General recommendations

An appropriate payout ratio may vary depending on the industry, the company's growth stage and its financial health.

Payout Ratio

Dividend calendar of Volkswagen

There is no Dividend Calendar of Volkswagen defined for 2023.

Historical annual dividend yields of Volkswagen

Over the past 5 years, Volkswagen has not consistently increased the annual dividend amount.
Increasing Dividends
Increasing Dividend Program

For a company to have growing dividends by our standards, the annual dividend amount must have increased steadily for at least the last 5 years.

Dividend yield

Dividend yield of Volkswagen vs. the sector

Volkswagen's dividend yield (7.30%) is above the sector average (5.23%).
Comparison with industry average
Comparison with industry average

The company's dividend yield is compared to the industry average to determine its positioning.

Volkswagen's dividend yield is between the top 25% (9.09%) and top 75% (1.13%) of the sector.
Evaluation with respect to competence.
Comparison with competitors

Imagine you have a list of dividend yields for different companies in an industry. If you look for the "top 25%% percentile", you will find a number. This number tells you that the top 25%% of the companies with the highest dividends have a yield higher than that number.

On the other hand, the "top 75%% percentile" shows you another number, which tells you that 75%% of the companies have a higher yield than that number, thus showing a more common and less high yield.

Dividend yield history in Volkswagen

In the last 5 years, Volkswagen's annual dividend amount has not fallen more than 10%.
Dividend stability
Dividend stability

For a company to have stable dividends by our standards, it is vital that it has not had an annual decline of more than 10% over the previous year.

Dividend history of Volkswagen

In this table you can see the dividend history of Volkswagen:

8.7 €
8.7 €
19.059999 €
7.5 €
26.559999 €
4.8 €
4.8 €
4.8 €
4.8 €
4.8 €
4.8 €
3.9 €
3.9 €
2. €
2 €
0.11 €
0.11 €
4.8 €
4.8 €
4. €
4 €
3.5 €
3.5 €
3. €
3 €
2.2 €
2.2 €
1.6 €
1.6 €
1.93 €
1.93 €
1.8 €
1.8 €
1.25 €
1.25 €
1.15 €
1.15 €
1.05 €
1.05 €
1.05 €
1.05 €
1.3 €
1.3 €
1.3 €
1.3 €
1.2 €
1.2 €
0.77 €
0.77 €
Dividend history of Volkswagen

Volkswagen dividend capture strategy

Step 1: Buy Volkswagen shares (VOW) one day before ex-dividend date
Date of purchase N/A
Next ex-dividend date N/A
Step 2: Sell Volkswagen shares (VOW) when the price recovers.
Date of sale (estimated) N/A
Average price recovery 4 days
Average return on cost 3.51%
The dividend capture strategy is based on historical Volkswagen data. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Information about Volkswagen

Full name Volkswagen AG
Ticker VOW
Sector Cyclical Consumer Products
Industry Auto Manufacturers
Market Capitalization 57.29B €
Number of Employees 650,951
Address Berliner Ring 2, Wolfsburg, 38440, Germany
Phone 49 5361 9 0
Description of the company

Volkswagen AG is a German automobile manufacturer with a global presence and is considered one of the most important in the world. It owns several brands such as Porsche, Audi, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Bentley Motors Limited, Ducati, Škoda, SEAT, as well as the truck manufacturers Scania and MAN.

It was founded in 1937 by Ferdinand Porsche with the support of the German Labor Front, marketing its first vehicle, the Beetle, getting its name from the German translation "people's car", starting mass production from 1945, achieving acceptance in both Europe and America from 1950 and discontinued in 1996, while the company continued with the production of other products such as sedan, changing its model to vehicles with traction, placing the four-cylinder engine at the front and water-cooled in 1969.

Since then it has complied with a strategy of buying shares in various companies in the sector, which has made it an important group, with control of many recognized brands, however, many others have resisted as in the case of Suzuki in 2015 which required an international arbitration in which Volkswagen had to return the shares it had acquired from that company.

The group has 45 factories located in 21 countries, with headquarters in Germany and assembly centers in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Peru, the United States, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Slovakia, Hungary, India, Malaysia, Poland, Israel, the Czech Republic, Russia, China and South Africa, with customers in 153 countries through its various offices and subsidiaries.

Frequently asked questions about Volkswagen dividends

Volkswagen pays dividends on a Annual basis.

Volkswagen is listed on the Bolsa de Fráncfort and is part of the DAX40.

Volkswagen has the Ticker or stock code VOW.

Volkswagen belongs to the Cyclical Consumer Products sector and the Auto Manufacturers industry.

The CEO of Volkswagen in 2023 is Dr. Oliver Blume.

At this moment, the value of a Volkswagen share is 120.00€.

Volkswagen does not have a growing dividend program. Dividends have not shown a steady growth in the last 5 years.

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