McCormick As of January 14, 2022 ticker dps (an.) 2022 hike 2021 hike 2020 hike
MKC $1.48 0.0% 8.8% 9.7%
Business yield Hike yrs 5 yr CAGR freq. paid since
Spices & Flavor Products 1.5% 36 9.5% Quarter 1925
McCormick hikes dividend by 8.8%

McCormick (MKC) will raise its quarterly dividend by 8.8 percent to $0.37 per share in 2021. This follows a dividend increase of  9.7 percent to 68 cents per share by MKC in 2020 and marks the Dividend Aristocrat´s 36th year in a row of dividend increases.

The next MKC dividend is payable January 10, 2022 to shareholders of record December 31, 2021. A new annual dividend rate of $1.48 per share yields 1.7% to McCormick shareholders at a stock price of $85.82. The ex-dividend date for the increased MKC dividend is December 30, 2021.

Lawrence E. Kurzius, Chairman, President & CEO, said "Our focus on growth is relentless as we continue to drive McCormick forward and further build value for all of our shareholders. We are proud to be a Dividend Aristocrat and remain committed to our long history of returning cash to shareholders. I am delighted to announce another dividend increase."

McCormick & Company, Incorporated manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. The company's brands include Aeroplane, Billy Bee, Brand Aromatics, Cattlemen's, Club House, Drogheria & Alimentari, Ducros, El Guapo, Frank's Redhot, French's and Giotti. McCormick has paid dividends each year since 1925.

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Ex-date Ticker Yield YTD hike
Jan 18 DGX 1.7% 0.0%
Jan 18 LOW 1.3% 0.0%
Jan 18 WST 0.2% 0.0%
Jan 19 ZTS 0.6% 0.0%
Jan 19 CAT 1.9% 0.0%
Jan 20 PKI 0.2% 0.0%
Jan 20 PNR 1.3% 0.0%
Jan 20 COO 0.0% 0.0%
Jan 20 PG 2.2% 0.0%
Jan 20 APA 1.5% 0.0%