Campbell Soup Exceeds Expectations with Strong Performance, Driving Profits and Rewarding Investors

Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. +1.78%
Campbell Soup Company -0.64%

Cal-Maine Foods, Inc.

CALM

58.44

+1.78%

Campbell Soup Company

CPB

42.18

-0.64%

By the end of today, October 30, 2023, Campbell Soup (NYSE:CPB) is set to deliver a dividend payout of $0.37 per share, equating to an annualized dividend yield of 3.50%. The company's dividend payout went ex-dividend on October 04, 2023, so only the investors that owned the stock prior to the ex-dividend date will receive this payout.

Campbell Soup Recent Dividend Payouts

Ex-Date Payments per year Dividend Yield Announced Record Payable
2023-10-04 4 $0.37 3.5% 2023-09-20 2023-10-05 2023-10-30
2023-07-05 4 $0.37 2.87% 2023-05-23 2023-07-06 2023-07-31
2023-04-05 4 $0.37 2.82% 2023-03-01 2023-04-06 2023-05-01
2023-01-04 4 $0.37 2.81% 2022-11-30 2023-01-05 2023-01-30
2022-10-05 4 $0.37 3.1% 2022-09-21 2022-10-06 2022-10-31
2022-07-06 4 $0.37 3.21% 2022-05-24 2022-07-07 2022-08-01
2022-04-06 4 $0.37 3.33% 2022-03-02 2022-04-07 2022-05-02
2022-01-05 4 $0.37 3.67% 2021-12-01 2022-01-06 2022-01-31
2021-10-06 4 $0.37 3.51% 2021-09-22 2021-10-07 2021-11-01
2021-07-13 4 $0.37 3.04% 2021-05-25 2021-07-14 2021-08-02
2021-04-07 4 $0.37 3.23% 2021-03-04 2021-04-08 2021-05-03
2021-01-07 4 $0.37 3.07% 2020-12-09 2021-01-09 2021-02-01

Campbell Soup's dividend yield falls in the middle range when compared to its industry peers, with Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM) having the highest annualized dividend yield at 9.46%.

Analyzing Campbell Soup Financial Health

Companies that pay out steady cash dividends are attractive to income-seeking investors, and companies that are financially healthy tend to maintain their dividend payout schedule. For this reason, investors can find it insightful to see if a company has been increasing or decreasing their dividend payout schedule and if their earnings are growing.

YoY Growth in Dividend Per Share

dividend chart graph

Investors witnessed an upward trajectory in the company's dividend per share between 2019 and 2022. The dividend per share rose from $1.40 to $1.48, indicating the company's dedication to enhancing shareholder value through increased dividends.

YoY Earnings Growth For Campbell Soup

earning chart graph

Investors can observe a growth in earnings for Campbell Soup from 2019 to 2022, as earnings per share increased from $2.61 to $2.97. This upward trajectory in earnings indicates potential for future cash dividend payout increases, which can be advantageous for income-seeking investors.

Recap

In this article, we explore the recent dividend payout of Campbell Soup and its significance for shareholders. The company has decided to distribute a dividend of $0.37 per share today, which equates to an annualized dividend yield of 3.50%.

Campbell Soup's dividend yield falls in the middle range when compared to its industry peers, with Cal-Maine Foods having the highest annualized dividend yield at 9.46%.

The increase in both dividend per share and earnings per share from 2019 to 2022 for Campbell Soup indicates a positive financial trend, suggesting their capacity to continue distributing profits to shareholders.

It is advisable for investors to monitor the company's performance in the coming quarters to stay in the loop about any adjustments in financials or dividend disbursements.

\To stay up-to-date with the companies that are announcing their dividends, click here to visit our Dividends Calendar.

This article was generated by Benzinga's automated content engine and reviewed by an editor.

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