Dividends


Dividends

  • Leggett's dividends have increased each year for the last 47 consecutive years (1971 - 2018).
  • Dividends have doubled approximately every 5 years for the last 4 decades.
  • We possess one of the best dividend growth records among the S&P 500.


Expected Record and Payment Dates for 2018:
  Ex-Dividend Record Date Payment
1Q    3/14/2018 3/15/2018 4/13/2018
2Q    6/14/2018 6/15/2018 7/13/2018
3Q    9/21/2018 9/24/2018 10/15/2018
4Q    12/13/2018 12/14/2018 1/15/2019
*Payment and record dates are the 15th or the last business day preceding the 15th if the 15th falls on a Saturday, Sunday or Holiday
 
Declared Dividend History by Year (1990-2018) – adjusted for stock splits
 
Cents per Share
Year Total/Year 1Q 2Q 3Q 4Q  
2018 74 36 38      
2017 142 34 36 36 36  
2016 134 32 34 34 34  
2015 126 31 31 32 32  
2014 122 30 30 31 31  
2013 118 29 29 30 30  
2012 114 28 28 29 29  
2011 110 27 27 28 28  
2010 106 26 26 27 27  
2009 102 25 25 26 26  
2008 100 25 25 25 25  
2007 78 17 18 18 25  
2006 67 16 17 17 17  
2005 63 15 16 16 16  
2004 58 14 14 15 15  
2003 54 13 13 14 14  
2002 50 12 12 13 13  
2001 48 12 12 12 12  
2000 42 10 10 11 11  
1999 36 09 09 09 09  
1998* 31.5 07.5 08 08 08 *2-for-1 stock split
1997 27 06.5 06.5 07 07  
1996 23 05.5 05.5 06 06  
1995* 19 04.5 04.5 05 05 *2-for-1 stock split
1994 15.5 03.75 03.75 04 04  
1993 13.5 03.25 03.25 03.25 03.25  
1992* 11.5 02.75 02.75 03 03 *2-for-1 stock split
1991 10.75 02.625 02.625 02.75 02.75  
1990 10.5 02.625 02.625 02.625 02.625