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Dividend History

  • Dividends are an important part of Abbott’s heritage and investment identity.
  • Abbott has declared 361 consecutive quarterly dividends since 1924 and has increased the dividend payout for 42 consecutive years.
  • Abbott is a member of the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index, which tracks companies that have annually increased their dividend for 25 consecutive years.
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Dividend History
Record DatePayable DateDividend Rate*Type
 
04/15/201405/15/2014$0.220Regular Cash
01/15/201402/15/2014$0.220Regular Cash
 
10/15/201311/15/2013$0.140Regular Cash
07/15/201308/15/2013$0.140 Regular Cash
04/15/201305/15/2013$0.140 Regular Cash
01/15/201302/15/2013$0.140Regular Cash

On Jan. 1, 2013, Abbott completed the separation of its research-based pharmaceuticals business into a new company, known as AbbVie. To see dividends paid to the shareholders of AbbVie after separation, please visit www.abbvie.com.

Record DatePayable DateDividend Rate*Type
 
10/15/201211/15/2012$0.510Regular Cash
07/13/201208/15/2012$0.510 Regular Cash
04/13/201205/15/2012$0.510 Regular Cash
01/13/201202/15/2012$0.480Regular Cash
 
10/14/201111/15/2011$0.480Regular Cash
07/15/201108/15/2011$0.480Regular Cash
04/15/201105/16/2011$0.480Regular Cash
01/14/201102/15/2011$0.440Regular Cash
 
10/15/201011/15/2010$0.440Regular Cash
07/15/201008/15/2010$0.440Regular Cash
04/15/201005/15/2010$0.440Regular Cash
01/15/201002/15/2010$0.400Regular Cash
  
10/15/200911/15/2009$0.400Regular Cash
07/15/200908/15/2009$0.400Regular Cash
04/15/200905/15/2009$0.400Regular Cash
01/15/200902/15/2009$0.360Regular Cash
 
10/15/200811/15/2008$0.360Regular Cash
07/15/200808/15/2008$0.360Regular Cash
04/15/200805/15/2008$0.360Regular Cash
01/15/200802/15/2008$0.325Regular Cash
 
10/15/200711/15/2007$0.325Regular Cash
07/13/200708/15/2007$0.325Regular Cash
04/13/200705/15/2007$0.325Regular Cash
01/12/200702/15/2007$0.295Regular Cash
 
10/13/200611/15/2006$0.295Regular Cash
07/14/200608/15/2006$0.295Regular Cash
04/13/200605/15/2006$0.295Regular Cash
01/13/200602/15/2006$0.275Regular Cash
 
10/14/200511/15/2005$0.275Regular Cash
07/15/200508/15/2005$0.275Regular Cash
04/15/200505/15/2005$0.275Regular Cash
01/14/200502/15/2005$0.260Regular Cash
 
10/15/200411/15/2004$0.260Regular Cash
07/15/200408/15/2004$0.260Regular Cash
04/15/200405/15/2004$0.260Regular Cash
01/15/200402/15/2004$0.245Regular Cash
 
10/15/200311/15/2003$0.245Regular Cash
07/15/200308/15/2003$0.245Regular Cash
04/15/200305/15/2003$0.245Regular Cash
01/15/200302/15/2003$0.235Regular Cash
 
10/15/200211/15/2002$0.235Regular Cash
07/15/200208/15/2002$0.235Regular Cash
04/15/200205/15/2002$0.235Regular Cash
01/15/200202/15/2002$0.210Regular Cash
 
10/15/200111/15/2001$0.210Regular Cash
07/13/200108/15/2001$0.210Regular Cash
04/12/200105/15/2001$0.210Regular Cash
01/15/200102/15/2001$0.190Regular Cash
  
10/13/200011/15/2000$0.190Regular Cash
07/14/200008/15/2000$0.190Regular Cash
04/14/200005/15/2000$0.190Regular Cash
01/14/200002/15/2000$0.170Regular Cash
 
10/15/199911/15/1999$0.170Regular Cash
07/15/199908/15/1999$0.170Regular Cash
04/15/199905/15/1999$0.170Regular Cash
01/15/199902/15/1999$0.150Regular Cash
 
10/15/199811/15/1998$0.150Regular Cash
07/15/199808/15/1998$0.150Regular Cash
04/15/199805/15/1998$0.150Regular Cash
01/15/199802/15/1998$0.135Regular Cash
 
10/15/199711/15/1997$0.135Regular Cash
07/15/199708/15/1997$0.135Regular Cash
04/15/199705/15/1997$0.135Regular Cash
01/15/199702/15/1997$0.120Regular Cash
  
10/15/199611/15/1996$0.120Regular Cash
07/15/199608/15/1996$0.120Regular Cash
04/15/199605/15/1996$0.120Regular Cash
01/15/199602/15/1996$0.105Regular Cash
 
10/13/199511/15/1995$0.105Regular Cash
07/14/199508/15/1995$0.105Regular Cash
04/14/199505/15/1995$0.105Regular Cash
01/13/199502/15/1995$0.095Regular Cash
 
10/14/199411/15/1994$0.095Regular Cash
07/15/199408/15/1994$0.095Regular Cash
04/15/199405/15/1994$0.095Regular Cash
01/15/199402/15/1994$0.085Regular Cash
 
10/15/199311/15/1993$0.085Regular Cash
07/15/199308/15/1993$0.085Regular Cash
04/15/199305/15/1993$0.085Regular Cash
01/15/199302/15/1993$0.075Regular Cash

* Per share dividend amounts adjusted to reflect stock splits.