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Dividend History

Dividend History

Colgate-Palmolive has paid uninterrupted dividends on its common stock since 1895 and has increased payments to common shareholders every year for 56 years.

The below dividend history has been adjusted for stock splits.

Declared Ex-Date Record Payable Amount
0.42
0.42
0.42
0.40
Total dividends in 2018: 1.66
0.40
0.40
0.40
0.39
Total dividends in 2017: 1.59
0.39
0.39
0.39
0.38
Total dividends in 2016: 1.55
0.38
0.38
0.38
0.36
Total dividends in 2015: 1.50
0.36
0.36
0.36
0.34
Total dividends in 2014: 1.42
0.34
0.34
1.00
0.34
0.31
Total dividends in 2013: 2.33
0.31
0.31
0.31
0.29
Total dividends in 2012: 1.22
0.29
0.29
0.29
0.265
Total dividends in 2011: 1.135
0.265
0.265
0.265
0.22
Total dividends in 2010: 1.015
0.22
0.22
0.22
0.20
Total dividends in 2009: 0.86
0.20
0.20
0.20
0.18
Total dividends in 2008: 0.78
0.18
0.18
0.18
0.16
Total dividends in 2007: 0.70
0.16
0.16
0.16
0.145
Total dividends in 2006: 0.625
0.145
0.145
0.145
0.12
Total dividends in 2005: 0.555
0.12
0.12
0.12
0.12
Total dividends in 2004: 0.48
0.12
0.12
0.12
0.09
Total dividends in 2003: 0.45
0.09
0.09
0.09
0.09
Total dividends in 2002: 0.36
0.09
0.09
0.07875
0.07875
Total dividends in 2001: 0.3375
0.07875
0.07875
0.07875
0.07875
Total dividends in 2000: 0.315
0.07875
0.07875
1.00
0.06875
0.06875
Total dividends in 1999: 1.295
0.06875
0.06875
0.06875
0.06875
Total dividends in 1998: 0.275
0.06875
0.06875
1.00
0.06875
0.05875
Total dividends in 1997: 1.265
0.05875
0.05875
0.05875
0.05875
Total dividends in 1996: 0.235

The historical dividend information provided is for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading purposes. The historical dividend information is provided by Mergent, a third party service, and West LLC does not maintain or provide information directly to this service. Total dividends per year is based on the dividend ex-date.