Benchmark Electronics As of September 21, 2021 ticker dps (an.) 2021 hike 2020 hike 2019 hike
BHE $0.66 3.1% 6.7% 0.0%
Business yield Hike yrs 5 yr CAGR freq. paid since
Electronic Manufacturing Services 2.5% 2 N/A Quarter 2018
Benchmark Electronics hikes dividend by 6.7%

Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) will increase its quarterly dividend by 6.7 percent from 15 cents to 16 cents per common share. This is the first increase by the company since it initiated a dividend in 2018.

The quarterly dividend is equivalent to an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and yields 2.0% at a stock price of $30.21. The company did not yet announce a pay date or record date for this next dividend.

From today's press release: "Benchmark's management team and board of directors continue to firmly believe in the long-term growth prospects of the company.  We believe we have the financial strength and liquidity to support increasing the quarterly cash dividend and remain committed to returning value to shareholders," said Jeff Benck, CEO and President.

Benchmark provides comprehensive solutions across the entire product life cycle; leading through its innovative technology and engineering design services; leveraging its optimized global supply chain; and delivering world-class manufacturing services in the following industries: commercial aerospace, defense, advanced computing, next generation telecommunications, complex industrials, medical, and semiconductor capital equipment. Benchmark's global operations include facilities in seven countries and its common shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BHE.

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Ex-date Ticker Yield YTD hike
Sep 23 XRAY 0.7% 10.0%
Sep 23 SRE 3.4% 5.3%
Sep 23 FLS 2.3% 0.0%
Sep 23 MDT 2.0% 8.6%
Sep 23 RL 2.5% 0.0%
Sep 23 IFF 2.4% 2.6%
Sep 24 EQR 3.0% 0.0%
Sep 24 GE 0.3% 0.0%
Sep 24 CERN 1.2% 0.0%
Sep 27 AMT 1.8% 5.0%