NVS Dividend Dates 2023

Company Description

Novartis AG researches, develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide.

The company operates through two segments, Innovative Medicines and Sandoz. The Innovative Medicines segment offers prescription medicines for patients and healthcare providers.

It also provides ophthalmology, neuroscience, immunology, hepatology, dermatology, respiratory, cardiovascular, renal, and metabolism medicine products.

The Sandoz segment develops, manufactures, and markets finished dosage form medicines; active ingredients and finished dosage forms of small molecule pharmaceuticals to third parties; and retail generics and anti-infectives.

It also provides active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates primarily antibiotics; protein- or other biotechnology-based products, including biosimilars; and biotechnology manufacturing services.

Novartis AG has a license and collaboration agreement with Alnylam Pharmaceuticals to develop, manufacture, and commercialize inclisiran; and a clinical collaboration with Kura Oncology, Inc. to evaluate the combination of Tipifarnib and Alpelisib in patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.

The company was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Basel, Switzerland.

Novartis AG is based in Switzerland.For a company founded more than 100 years ago is considered to be quite old in the stock market. Novartis AG has 108,000 employees. For more information about this company, please visit their website.

Analysis

We believe using more recent dividend history can provide better dividend analysis for a company.

The most recent NVS dividend details are as follows:
The dividend will be payable on MAR 17, 2022, to stockholders of record on MAR 09, 2022, with an ex-dividend date of MAR 08, 2022. This dividend is $3.325.
This is a 3.94% increase from the prior dividend of $3.199.

NVS has paid 1 times dividend with total of $3.325 per share in the past year.Based on our analysis, from FEB 26, 2013, NVS pays dividend 10 times.
Total dividend paid so far is $28.67. Average dividend is $2.87.
Maximum dividend is $3.33 while minimum dividend is $2.43.

Dividend Forecast

According to recent data, over last 9 years, NVS pays dividend consistently 10 times. In terms of dividend payment consistency, we rate it ten out of ten, which means the future dividend payment is fairly predictable and reliable. If investors are looking for dividend stocks, this could be one of the good indicators. On the other hand, frequent dividend payment during the year means investors don’t need to wait for too long to get dividend payment. It is good for someone lives on stock dividends as a source of income.

Compared with other stocks

Another way to look at a stock’s dividend is to compare it to a peer company’s dividend. If two stocks are in the same industry and have a similar market capitalisation, then they are considered similar.

Code MarketCap(M) Last Dividend
NVS 185,260 $3.325
MCD 185,970 $1.520
KTB 1,850 $0.480
CEG 18,540 $0.141
NGL 186 $0.100
ARYE 186 $0.000
JCSE 186 $0.000
SSU 1,850 $0.000

As can be seen from the comparison table above, NVS ranks number one in this group of eight stocks with the latest dividend of $3.325.

Dividend History

Ex-Dividend Date Dividend Payment Date Record Date
08/03/2022 $3.325 17/03/2022 09/03/2022
04/03/2021 $3.199 15/03/2021 05/03/2021
03/03/2020 $3.087 12/03/2020 04/03/2020
04/03/2019 $2.834 13/03/2019 05/03/2019
06/03/2018 $2.936 25/04/2018 07/03/2018
01/03/2017 $2.718 20/04/2017 03/03/2017
24/02/2016 $2.718 15/04/2016 26/02/2016
02/03/2015 $2.666 20/04/2015 04/03/2015
27/02/2014 $2.76 10/04/2014 03/03/2014
26/02/2013 $2.426 05/04/2013 28/02/2013

NVS Dividend Growth Chart

A picture is better than thousands of words. The following chart shows you NVS dividend growth over the years.