The full history of Exxon Mobil’s stock dividends can be found in the Investor section of the company’s website, Exxonmobil.com. The company has paid a dividend to its shareholders from 1911 to 2015.
Exxon Mobil’s dividend payments have grown at an average of 6.4 percent over the last 32 years. Over the last three years, the dividend amount has grown 13.4 percent. The total payout for 2014 was $2.70 per common share. The payments can be issued via direct deposit, check or dividend reinvestment, which allows a shareholder to automatically reinvest some or all of the amount in additional shares of the stock.
Dividend.com also has a record of Exxon Mobil’s dividend history. A site visitor is taken to a page featuring the company’s financial information when he enters the company stock symbol, XOM, in the search bar. This website includes charts and interactive graphs to illustrate both the stock price and dividend payout histories.
In 2014, the Dividend Channel named Exxon Mobil on its “S.A.F.E. 25” list, signifying above average dividend statistics. The Dividend Channel noted Exxon Mobil’s strong dividend yield and at least two decades of dividend growth along with its flawless history of never missing a dividend.
Exxon Mobil has grown from a regional marketer of kerosene to the largest publicly traded petroleum and petrochemical enterprise in the world. Operating in almost every country, Exxon Mobil is best known for its car fuel brands, Exxon, Esso and Mobil.