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Spirent Communications Plc

Spirent Communications Plc (SPT) Dividends

Dividend Summary:

The next Spirent Communications Plc dividend is expected to go ex in 1 month and to be paid in 2 months.
The previous Spirent Communications Plc dividend was 3.45c and it went ex 4 months ago and it was paid 2 months ago.
There are typically 2 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 4.0.
Country:
United Kingdom
Exchange:
London Stock Exchange
Sector:
Telecomms
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Status: Paid Forecast
Type: Final Interim
Per Share: 2.763p (3.45c) Sign Up Required
Ex-div Date: Thu 12 Mar 2020 Thu 13 Aug 2020
Pay Date: Fri 01 May 2020 Fri 11 Sep 2020
Your Holding: 100 shares 100 shares
Your Payment: £2.76 ($3.45) Sign Up Required

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Declared and Forecast Spirent Communications Plc Dividends

Ex-Div Date Pay Date Type Amount Currency Status
31 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2006 Interim 0p GBP Paid
31 Dec 2007 31 Dec 2007 Final 0p GBP Paid
31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2008 Final 0.5p GBP Paid
31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2009 Final 1.15p GBP Paid
31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2009 Interim 0p GBP Paid
10 Mar 2010 06 May 2010 Final 0.66p GBP Paid
11 Aug 2010 16 Sep 2010 Interim 0.69p GBP Paid
09 Mar 2011 05 May 2011 Final 0.86p GBP Paid
10 Aug 2011 15 Sep 2011 Interim 0.77p GBP Paid
08 Aug 2012 13 Sep 2012 Interim 0.89p GBP Paid
06 Mar 2013 03 May 2013 Final 1.21p GBP Paid
07 Aug 2013 13 Sep 2013 Interim 1.01p GBP Paid
05 Mar 2014 25 Apr 2014 Final 1.2p GBP Paid
06 Aug 2014 12 Sep 2014 Interim 0.99p (1.68c) USD Paid
05 Mar 2015 08 May 2015 Final 1.43p GBP Paid
13 Aug 2015 11 Sep 2015 Interim 1.08p GBP Paid
03 Mar 2016 06 May 2016 Final 1.59p GBP Paid
11 Aug 2016 09 Sep 2016 Interim 1.27p GBP Paid
09 Mar 2017 05 May 2017 Final 1.8p GBP Paid
10 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017 Interim 1.27p GBP Paid
15 Mar 2018 04 May 2018 Final 1.73p (2.4c) USD Paid
15 Mar 2018 04 May 2018 Special 3.6p (5c) USD Paid
09 Aug 2018 07 Sep 2018 Interim 1.362p (1.76c) USD Paid
14 Mar 2019 03 May 2019 Final 2.074p (2.73c) USD Paid
08 Aug 2019 06 Sep 2019 Interim 1.578p (1.94c) USD Paid
12 Mar 2020 01 May 2020 Final 2.763p (3.45c) USD Paid
13 Aug 2020 11 Sep 2020 Interim Sign Up Required USD Forecast
11 Mar 2021 07 May 2021 Final Sign Up Required USD Forecast
12 Aug 2021 10 Sep 2021 Interim Sign Up Required USD Forecast
10 Mar 2022 06 May 2022 Final Sign Up Required USD Forecast
11 Aug 2022 09 Sep 2022 Interim Sign Up Required USD Forecast
09 Mar 2023 05 May 2023 Final Sign Up Required USD Forecast

How accurate are our Spirent Communications Plc forecasts?

Prediction Date Dividend Date Forecast Amount Actual Amount Accuracy
01 Aug 2019 12 Mar 2020 3.01c 3.45c 93% 😊
01 Aug 2019 08 Aug 2019 1.94c 1.94c 100% 😄
17 Apr 2019 12 Mar 2020 2.95c 3.45c 92% 😊
17 Apr 2019 08 Aug 2019 1.9c 1.94c 99% 😃
07 Mar 2019 12 Mar 2020 2.9c 3.45c 91% 😊
28 Feb 2019 14 Mar 2019 2.5c 2.73c 95% 😃
02 Aug 2018 08 Aug 2019 1.84c 1.94c 97% 😃
08 Mar 2018 08 Aug 2019 1.74c 1.94c 94% 😊
08 Mar 2018 09 Aug 2018 1.72c 1.76c 99% 😃
08 Mar 2018 12 Mar 2020 2.7c 3.45c 88% 😏
08 Mar 2018 14 Mar 2019 2.5c 2.73c 95% 😃
28 Feb 2018 12 Mar 2020 2.21c 3.45c 78% 😌
09 Aug 2017 08 Aug 2019 1.42p 1.94c 84% 😌
02 Mar 2017 14 Mar 2019 2p 2.73c 84% 😌
02 Mar 2017 15 Mar 2018 1.9p 1.73p 88% 😏
02 Mar 2017 09 Aug 2018 1.4p 1.76c 88% 😏
02 Mar 2017 15 Mar 2018 1.9p 1.73p 88% 😏
02 Mar 2017 10 Aug 2017 1.46p 1.27p 93% 😊
02 Aug 2016 15 Mar 2018 1.83p 1.73p 86% 😏
02 Aug 2016 09 Mar 2017 1.72p 1.8p 97% 😃
02 Aug 2016 09 Aug 2018 1.36p 1.76c 87% 😏
02 Aug 2016 10 Aug 2017 1.31p 1.27p 98% 😃
25 Feb 2016 15 Mar 2018 1.7p 1.73p 83% 😌
05 Aug 2015 10 Aug 2017 1.19p 1.27p 96% 😃
05 Aug 2015 11 Aug 2016 1.12p 1.27p 93% 😊
05 Aug 2015 09 Mar 2017 1.62p 1.8p 94% 😊
Average Spirent Communications Plc Forecast Accuracy 92% 😊

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About Spirent Communications Plc

Communications technology business, Spirent, provides performance analysis and service assurance solutions to companies involved primarily in the internet broadband services, internet telephony and 3G wireless applications markets. Spirent employs approximately 1,500 staff worldwide and has its Corporate head office in the UK (Crawley,West Sussex).

November 2012: Spirent completed the sale of the assets and liabilities of its Systems Division. 

Note: Dividends from Fiscal 2010 are announced in US Dollars

Fundamentals

Optimized Dividends

Annual Dividends

Year Amount Change
2006 0.0p
2007 0.5p 100%
2008 1.15p 130.0%
2009 0.66p (42.6%)
2010 1.55p 134.8%
2011 0.77p (50.3%)
2012 2.1p 172.7%
2013 2.21p 5.2%
2014 2.42p 9.5%
2015 2.67p 10.3%
2016 3.07p 15.0%
2017 3.0p (2.3%)
2018 3.4354p 14.5%
2019 4.3409p 26.4%
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Dividends

Ex-Div Date Pay Date Year Type Frequency Status Amount
10 Mar 2010 06 May 2010 2009 Final Semiannually Paid 0.66p
11 Aug 2010 16 Sep 2010 2010 Interim Semiannually Paid 0.69p
09 Mar 2011 05 May 2011 2010 Final Semiannually Paid 0.86p
10 Aug 2011 15 Sep 2011 2011 Interim Semiannually Paid 0.77p
08 Aug 2012 13 Sep 2012 2012 Interim Semiannually Paid 0.89p
06 Mar 2013 03 May 2013 2012 Final Semiannually Paid 1.21p
07 Aug 2013 13 Sep 2013 2013 Interim Semiannually Paid 1.01p
05 Mar 2014 25 Apr 2014 2013 Final Semiannually Paid 1.2p
06 Aug 2014 12 Sep 2014 2014 Interim Semiannually Paid 0.99p (1.68c)
05 Mar 2015 08 May 2015 2014 Final Semiannually Paid 1.43p
13 Aug 2015 11 Sep 2015 2015 Interim Semiannually Paid 1.08p
03 Mar 2016 06 May 2016 2015 Final Semiannually Paid 1.59p
11 Aug 2016 09 Sep 2016 2016 Interim Semiannually Paid 1.27p
09 Mar 2017 05 May 2017 2016 Final Semiannually Paid 1.8p
10 Aug 2017 08 Sep 2017 2017 Interim Semiannually Paid 1.27p
15 Mar 2018 04 May 2018 2017 Final Semiannually Paid 1.73p (2.4c)
15 Mar 2018 04 May 2018 2017 Special Irregularly Paid 3.6p (5c)
09 Aug 2018 07 Sep 2018 2018 Interim Semiannually Paid 1.362p (1.76c)
14 Mar 2019 03 May 2019 2018 Final Semiannually Paid 2.074p (2.73c)
08 Aug 2019 06 Sep 2019 2019 Interim Semiannually Paid 1.578p (1.94c)
12 Mar 2020 01 May 2020 2019 Final Semiannually Paid 2.763p (3.45c)
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The Spirent Board is recommending the payment of a final dividend for 2019 of 3.45 cents (2.70 pence) per share which, together with the interim dividend of 1.94 cents (1.59 pence) per share paid in September 2019, brings the full year dividend to 5.39 cents (4.29 pence) per share, a dividend cover of 2.5 times adjusted earnings. This is a 20 per cent increase compared to the full year dividend for 2018. In sterling terms this represents an increase of 25 per cent. 

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