SPY Dividend History

SPY, said by some to be the most liquid single security in the world,  goes ex-dividend four times a year.  See this post for the next ex-dividend date and an estimate of the dividend amount.   You must buy SPY at least by the end of market on Thursday, the day before ex-dividend, to be eligible for the dividend. Below is SPY’s  dividend history over the last …

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Next 2020 SPY, VOO, IVV Ex-Dividend Dates and Estimated Dividends

SPY went ex-dividend Friday, December 18th, 2020 with a dividend of $1.58 per share.  The economic consequences of COVID-19 had a significant impact on the September dividend but less on the December dividend with Q4 2020 dividend being essentially the same as last year’s Q4. SPY’s next distribution payout will be on January 29th, 2021—yes the SPDR folks take their time delivering the dividend.  iShares’ IVV, …

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