Coca-Cola increased its dividend for 55 consecutive years.
In February 2019, the company announced a dividend of 40 cents per share—a roughly 3.41% yield.
Pepsi declared a dividend of 0.9275 cents per share, an increase of 15.2% from the previous year.
What months does Coca Cola pay dividends?
The Company normally pays dividends four times a year, usually April 1, July 1, October 1 and December 15. Shareowners of record can elect to receive their dividend payments electronically or by check in the currency of their choice.
How often does Ko pay dividends?
There are typically 4 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 1.9.
Is Coca Cola a good buy?
Coca-Cola’s competitor PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) is paying a forward dividend yield less than Coca-Cola’s at 2.85%, but it is a better value, with a price-to-sales ratio of 2.85 versus Coca-Cola’s 6.75. Because of these factors, I think Coca-Cola is a buy for long-term investors.
How much do I need to invest to live off dividends?
Dividend-Earning Stocks After Retirement
You can find high-yield stocks that pay more than 4 percent, with some even extending all the way to 10 percent. Invest enough and you could certainly live off a 4 to 10 percent yield.