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      LEG Dividend Yield, History, and Stock Split

      Leggett & Platt, Incorporated



      -0.21 (-0.84%)

      At Close: 4:00 PM


      -0.10 (-0.39%)

      Pre Market: 8:47 AM


      Frequently Asked Questions


      Is Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (LEG) a dividend paying company?

      In a company, dividends are a portion of profits paid out to shareholders - investors getting a little bit back on their investment. In particular, dividends benefit investors, especially income-seeking investors, because they provide mutual benefits both to companies and investors. Dividends are a strong indicator for a company's ability to produce profits consistently and reflect favorably on its management. Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is also among the companies that regularly pay dividends.


      What is LEG's dividend yield?

      Many factors affect dividend yields, including global market conditions, interest rates, and the financial status of an individual company.However, the average dividend yield for a good company is between 2% and 6%. LEG's annual dividend yield for the trailing 12 months is 7.13%.


      When did LEG last pay a dividend?

      LEG last paid dividends on Oct. 12, 2023, with the ex-dividend date being Sep. 13, 2023.


      When was the last time LEG stock split?

      LEG stock split took place on Jun. 16, 1998.


      How did LEG's stock split work?

      Its last split took place on Jun. 16, 1998, when Leggett & Platt, Incorporated went through a 2 : 1 split leaving the shareholder with 2 share(s) who previously owned 1 LEG share(s).