Washington Federal, Inc. (WAFD) Dividends

Washington Federal, Inc. (WAFD): $26.34

0.06 (-0.23%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Momentum

B

Stability

C

Sentiment

Quality

D

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Industry: Pacific Regional Banks

Industry

F

Ranked

#31 of 39

in industry

Dividend Yield and Dividend History Highlights

  • Regarding free cash flow variation: WAFD reports less variability in its cash flow than 90.06% of dividend stocks in our set.
  • WAFD has an EBITDA to net debt ratio of 269,026,000; for context, that's better than 92.15% stocks in our set (note that its net debt is negative, meaning it has more cash than debt).
  • If you want to include this stock in your dividend portfolio, here are some dividend stocks that are NOT correlated with WAFD that may be suitable potential portfolio mates: TAK, SQFT, SBAC, MRTN and CTXS.
WAFD Ex-Dividend Date
WAFD Dividend Yield
3.92%
WAFD Annual Dividend
$1.04
WAFD Payout Ratio

WAFD Price Forecast Based on Dividend Discount Model

Current PriceDDM Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$26.34$35.54 6.43%

For dividend yielding stocks, the Dividend Discount Model (DDM) is a common valuation tool; it attempts to extrapolate a fair share price based primarily on the dividend the stock provides relative to a number of other quantiative aspects of its business. As for WAFD, the DDM model, as implemented by StockNews, implies a positive return of 6.43% relative to its current price. To help understand and contextualize the model's evaluation of WAFD, investors may wish to consider are:

  • Relative to all dividend yielding stocks in our set, WAFD offers a dividend yield in the top 39.19% of stocks in our set.
  • Washington Federal Inc's dividend growth rate is higher than 29.16% of stocks in its sector (Financial Services).
  • Compared to other dividend issuers in the mid-sized market cap category, WAFD has a beta lower than 63.22% of them.


WAFD Dividend History

Ex-Dividend Date Type Payout Amount Change
2024-05-23Dividend$0.26--
2024-02-22Dividend$0.26+4.00%
2023-11-22Dividend$0.25--
2023-08-24Dividend$0.25--
2023-05-18Dividend$0.25--
2023-02-23Dividend$0.25+4.17%
2022-11-17Dividend$0.24--
2022-08-18Dividend$0.24--
2022-05-19Dividend$0.24--
2022-02-03Dividend$0.24+4.35%
2021-11-04Dividend$0.23--
2021-08-05Dividend$0.23--
2021-05-06Dividend$0.23--
2021-02-04Dividend$0.23+4.55%
2020-11-05Dividend$0.22--
2020-08-06Dividend$0.22--
2020-05-07Dividend$0.22--
2020-02-06Dividend$0.22+4.76%
2019-11-07Dividend$0.21--
2019-08-08Dividend$0.21+5.00%
2019-05-09Dividend$0.20--
2019-02-07Dividend$0.20+11.11%
2018-11-08Dividend$0.18--
2018-08-09Dividend$0.18+5.88%
2018-05-10Dividend$0.17--
2018-02-08Dividend$0.17+13.33%
2017-11-03Dividend$0.15--
2017-08-02Dividend$0.15--
2017-05-03Dividend$0.15-62.50%
2017-01-30Dividend$0.40+185.71%
2016-11-02Dividend$0.14--
2016-08-03Dividend$0.14--
2016-04-27Dividend$0.14--
2016-01-28Dividend$0.14+7.69%
2015-11-04Dividend$0.13--
2015-08-05Dividend$0.13--
2015-05-12Dividend$0.13--
2015-01-29Dividend$0.13-11.38%
2014-10-01Dividend$0.15+33.36%
2014-07-01Dividend$0.11+10.00%
2014-04-02Dividend$0.10--
2013-12-31Dividend$0.10--
2013-10-02Dividend$0.10+11.11%
2013-07-02Dividend$0.09--
2013-04-03Dividend$0.09+12.50%
2012-12-24Dividend$0.08--
2012-10-03Dividend$0.08--
2012-07-02Dividend$0.08--
2012-04-03Dividend$0.08--
2011-12-28Dividend$0.08+33.33%
2011-10-05Dividend$0.06--
2011-07-06Dividend$0.06--
2011-04-06Dividend$0.06--
2010-12-29Dividend$0.06+20.00%
2010-10-06Dividend$0.05--
2010-07-07Dividend$0.05--
2010-03-30Dividend$0.05--
2009-12-30Dividend$0.05--
2009-10-07Dividend$0.05--
2009-07-08Dividend$0.05--
2009-04-07Dividend$0.05--
2008-12-30Dividend$0.05-76.19%
2008-10-01Dividend$0.21--
2008-07-09Dividend$0.21--
2008-04-02Dividend$0.21--
2007-12-26Dividend$0.21--
2007-10-03Dividend$0.21--
2007-07-03Dividend$0.21+2.44%
2007-04-03Dividend$0.21--
2006-12-27Dividend$0.21--
2006-10-04Dividend$0.21--
2006-06-28Dividend$0.21+2.50%
2006-03-29Dividend$0.20--
2005-12-28Dividend$0.20--
2005-10-05Dividend$0.20--
2005-06-29Dividend$0.20+5.26%
2005-03-30Dividend$0.19-9.52%
2004-12-29Dividend$0.21--
2004-10-06Dividend$0.21--
2004-07-07Dividend$0.21+5.00%
2004-03-31Dividend$0.20-9.09%
2004-01-07Dividend$0.22--
2003-10-01Dividend$0.22--
2003-07-02Dividend$0.22+4.76%
2003-04-02Dividend$0.21-8.70%
2002-12-31Dividend$0.23--
2002-10-02Dividend$0.23--
2002-07-02Dividend$0.23+4.55%
2002-04-03Dividend$0.22+0.92%
2002-02-06Dividend$0.22-9.17%
2001-12-26Dividend$0.24--
2001-10-03Dividend$0.24--
2001-07-03Dividend$0.24+4.35%
2001-04-04Dividend$0.23+0.88%
2001-02-07Dividend$0.23-8.80%
2000-12-27Dividend$0.25--
2000-10-04Dividend$0.25--
2000-06-28Dividend$0.25+4.17%
2000-04-05Dividend$0.24--
2000-01-05Dividend$0.24+4.35%
1999-10-06Dividend$0.23--
1999-07-07Dividend$0.23+4.55%
1999-04-07Dividend$0.22-8.33%
1999-01-04Dividend$0.24+4.35%
1998-10-05Dividend$0.23--
1998-07-06Dividend$0.23+4.55%
1998-04-07Dividend$0.22+78.79%
1998-02-10Dividend$0.12-48.73%
1998-01-05Dividend$0.24+4.35%
1997-10-06Dividend$0.23--
1997-07-07Dividend$0.23+4.55%
1997-04-07Dividend$0.22+96.67%
1997-02-05Dividend$0.11-53.39%
1997-01-06Dividend$0.24+4.35%
1996-10-07Dividend$0.23--
1996-07-08Dividend$0.23+4.55%
1996-04-08Dividend$0.22+116.34%
1996-02-13Dividend$0.10-57.63%
1996-01-08Dividend$0.24+4.35%
1995-10-02Dividend$0.23--
1995-07-10Dividend$0.23+4.55%
1995-04-11Dividend$0.22--
1995-01-05Dividend$0.22+4.76%
1994-09-30Dividend$0.21--
1994-07-08Dividend$0.21+5.00%
1994-04-06Dividend$0.20-82.50%
1994-01-26Dividend$1.14+419.52%
1994-01-06Dividend$0.22+4.76%
1993-09-30Dividend$0.21--
1993-07-09Dividend$0.21+5.00%
1993-04-07Dividend$0.20+94.87%
1993-02-09Dividend$0.10-53.35%
1993-01-06Dividend$0.22+4.76%
1992-09-30Dividend$0.21--
1992-07-01Dividend$0.21+5.00%
1992-04-08Dividend$0.20-33.33%
1992-01-08Dividend$0.30+7.14%
1991-10-02Dividend$0.28--
1991-07-02Dividend$0.28+7.69%
1991-04-04Dividend$0.26+221.54%
1991-04-03Dividend$0.08-68.90%
1991-01-09Dividend$0.26+8.33%
1990-10-02Dividend$0.24--
1990-07-03Dividend$0.24+9.09%
1990-04-04Dividend$0.22-33.33%
1990-01-03Dividend$0.33+10.00%
1989-09-27Dividend$0.30--
1989-07-05Dividend$0.30+9.89%
1989-03-29Dividend$0.27-9.00%
1988-12-29Dividend$0.30--


WAFD Dividends vs. Peers

WAFD's dividend yield currently ranks #10 of 63 vs. its peers in the Pacific Regional Banks category.
Rank Symbol Name Dividend Yield
1 PMBC Pacific Mercantile Bancorp 0.00%
2 FSBW FS Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
3 TBNK Territorial Bancorp Inc. 0.00%
4 SI SILVERGATE CAPITAL CORP 0.00%
5 OPBK OP Bancorp 0.00%
6 TCBK TriCo Bancshares 0.00%
7 PPBI Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc 0.00%
8 WABC Westamerica Bancorporation 0.00%
9 BMRC Bank of Marin Bancorp 0.00%
10 WAFD Washington Federal, Inc. 0.00%
11 CALB California BanCorp 0.00%
12 WAL Western Alliance Bancorporation (DE) 0.00%
13 NRIM Northrim BanCorp Inc 0.00%
14 BOCH Bank of Commerce Holdings (CA) 0.00%
15 SFBC Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
16 PROV Provident Financial Holdings, Inc. 0.00%
17 COLB Columbia Banking System, Inc. 0.00%
18 GBCI Glacier Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
19 BSRR Sierra Bancorp 0.00%
20 AMRB American River Bankshares 0.00%
21 BCML BayCom Corp 0.00%
22 BYFC Broadway Financial Corporation 0.00%
23 PUB People's Utah Bancorp 0.00%
24 SIVB SVB Financial Group 0.00%
25 FSBC Five Star Bancorp 0.00%
26 TSBK Timberland Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
27 LBC Luther Burbank Corporation 0.00%
28 BOH Bank of Hawaii Corporation 0.00%
29 FMBL Farmers & Merchants Bank of Long Beach 0.00%
30 RBB RBB Bancorp 0.00%
31 CPF Central Pacific Financial Corp New 0.00%
32 CATY Cathay General Bancorp 0.00%
33 OPB Opus Bank 0.00%
34 CUNB CU Bancorp (CA) 0.00%
35 UBFO United Security Bancshares 0.00%
36 CVBF CVB Financial Corporation 0.00%
37 ZION Zions Bancorp N.A. 0.00%
38 CVCY Central Valley Community Bancorp 0.00%
39 FHB First Hawaiian, Inc. 0.00%
40 CWBC Community West Bancshares 0.00%
41 FINW Finwise Bancorp 0.00%
42 HOPE Hope Bancorp, Inc. 0.00%
43 HAFC Hanmi Financial Corporation 0.00%
44 OVLY Oak Valley Bancorp (CA) 0.00%
45 CCB Coastal Financial Corporation 0.00%
46 UMPQ Umpqua Holdings Corporation 0.00%
47 PACW PacWest Bancorp 0.00%
48 CFNB California First National Bancorp 0.00%
49 FFNW First Financial Northwest, Inc. 0.00%
50 PCBK Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) 0.00%
51 FIBK First Interstate BancSystem, Inc. - 0.00%
52 HFWA Heritage Financial Corporation 0.00%
53 BANR Banner Corporation 0.00%
54 HMST HomeStreet, Inc. 0.00%
55 PFBC Preferred Bank 0.00%
56 PCB PCB Bancorp 0.00%
57 FCBP First Choice Bancorp 0.00%
58 FNWB First Northwest Bancorp 0.00%
59 RVSB Riverview Bancorp Inc 0.00%
60 SICP Silvergate Capital Corp. 0.00%
61 HTBK Heritage Commerce Corp 0.00%
62 BANC Banc of California, Inc. 0.00%
63 PLBC Plumas Bancorp 0.00%

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