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Common share information

Common share information

Great-West Lifeco Stock Symbol: GWO

Stock exchange listings

Great-West Lifeco’s common shares are listed as GWO on the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Common share investment data

  Market price per common share ($) Dividends paid ($) Dividend payout ratio(1)(2) Dividend yield(3)
  High Low Close  
2015 37.52 31.31 34.53 1.304 47.0% 3.8%
2014 33.87 28.95 33.59 1.23 48.3% 3.9%
2013 33.34 24.20 32.75 1.23 58.3% 4.3%
2012 25.01 19.82 24.35 1.23 60.0% 5.5%
2011 27.77 19.17 20.40 1.23 61.5% 5.2%
2010 29.17 23.73 26.40 1.23 64.1% 4.7%
2009 27.01 11.35 26.88 1.23 71.5% 6.4%
2008 35.29 19.49 20.70 1.23 52.1% 4.4%

1 Ratio based on IFRS operating earnings from 2010 to present.

2 Ratio based on adjusted basic earnings in 2009 and prior.

3 Dividends as a percent of average high and low market price for the reporting period.

Market price performance shown above is not necessarily indicative of future market price performance.

Dividend record and payment dates

Dividend record dates for Great-West Lifeco's common shares are usually between the 1st and 4th of March, June, September and December. Dividends are usually paid the last day of each quarter.

Dividend history — common shares

Declared date Record date Payment date Quarterly dividend ($)
2017
Feb 9 Mar 3 Mar 31 0.3670
2016
Nov 3 Dec 2 Dec 30 0.3460
Aug 3 Sept 2 Sept 30 0.3460
May 5 June 2 June 30 0.3460
Feb 11 Mar 3 Mar 31 0.3460
2015
Nov 5 Dec 3 Dec 31 0.3260
Aug 5 Sept 2 Sept 30 0.3260
May 7 June 2 June 30 0.3260
Feb 12 Mar 3 Mar 31 0.3260
2014
Nov 6 Dec 3 Dec 31 0.30750
Aug 6 Sept 2 Sept 30 0.30750
May 8 June 2 June 30 0.30750
Feb 13 Mar 3 Mar 31 0.30750
2013
Nov 7 Dec 3 Dec 31 0.30750
July 31 Aug 30 Sept 30 0.30750
May 2 May 31 June 28 0.30750
Feb 7 Feb 28 Mar 28 0.30750
2012
Nov 8 Dec 3 Dec 31 0.30750
Aug 1 Aug 31 Sept 28 0.30750
May 3 June 1 June 29 0.30750
Feb 9 Mar 2 Mar 30 0.30750