A steadily increasing dividend payout is viewed as a strong indication of a company's continuing success. Institutional traders and investors may need to track dividend dates, amounts and status by the seconds, minutes or hours. This is how Wall Street Horizon has structured its delivery - it's all about getting the data at the speed you need. Options for delivery include: GUI, API, XML data feeds or low-latency streaming feed.

Image of example dividend dates, dividend amounts, ex-dividend dates, and ex-dividend amounts.

Sampling of dividend events viewed in Enchilada GUI

Subscribe to the Core Events Calendar to receive the dividend information you need.

Core Events Calendar

Subscribe to the Core Events Calendar to receive the dividend information you need as well as other important corporate event data. Includes the following:

  • Upcoming earnings calendar dates - confirmed or forecasted, with the expected timing of announcements
  • Earnings conference call details - dates, times and URLs; direct links to earnings call transcripts
  • Announced dividends - dates, ex-dividend dates, amounts and frequency
  • Dividend status for each company - pay, don't pay, suspended, resumed
  • Announced stock splits - dates and ratios
  • Shareholder and Board Meeting information - dates
  • Covers 8,000 global companies including NYSE, NASDAQ, OTC, FTSE 100, CAC 40, DAX 30, Hang Seng 50, Nikkei 225, EAFE and Dow Jones STOXX 1000 constituent companies
  • Updated 8x per day from 5AM-11PM ET

Dividend Monitor- Low-Latency

To meet the fast delivery requirements of options traders, HFT/algo traders and market makers, we offer the following real-time (within one second) feed:

  • Low-latency streaming feed of announced dividend dates and amounts
  • Includes calculated changes and notification of reschedules
  • Covers all North American companies announcing over primary source newswires
    • More than 4,400 per quarter
  • Augmented with dividend data sourced directly from:
    • Investor Relations contacts
    • Company websites
    • SEC filings

Comprehensive Equity Dividends & ETF Distributions

All the dividends you need in a single feed. Details include:

  • covers close to 5,300 dividend paying companies, over 30 providers & 1,300 Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) in US
  • announced dividend and distribution dates (confirmed or estimated) - ex dates, record dates, pay dates, amounts, frequency
  • dividend status - pays, does not pay, suspended, resumed, special
  • Updated 8x per day from 5AM-11PM ET

ETF Event Calendar

The Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) Event Calendar delivers projected and historical ETF distribution dates and amounts for over 1,900 ETFs. Data elements provided in this machine-readable feed include:

  • Announced distribution dates and distribution income
  • Year-end distributions, including break-outs for short-term and long-term capital gains, other income, and total distribution
  • Status updates - confirmed or issuer estimated
  • Announced stock splits - dates and ratios
  • Prior year announced distributions and stock splits
  • Optional data add-ons covering projected distribution income for rolling 12 months ahead - confirmed or forecasted

Historical Data

Wall Street Horizon's historical event datasets are the industry's largest, most detailed, and most accurate listings of this type of event data.

Specific to dividends, we offer:

Dividend Monitor - low-latency

Dividend dates with timestamps derived from Wall Street Horizon analyst research.


Dividend announce dates, x-div dates, record dates, pay date, frequency and amounts

ETF Distributions and Splits

Announce dates, payable dates, record dates, ex-dates and amounts

ETF Schedules

Payment frequency, ex-dates, record dates, payable dates and amounts

Suspended/Resumed Dividends

Status with timestamps of status change

For those firms needing more than dividends information, available datasets include: