Northwestern Mutual to Pay $5.3 Billion in Dividends

By October 26, 2017 March 17th, 2019 Whole Life Dividends

Northwestern Mutual 2018 Dividend

Northwestern Mutual announced today that they will give an estimated $5.3 billion 2018 dividend payout. In addition, Northwestern Mutual’s 2018 dividend payout is the 147 year that they give a dividend to policy holders.

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In addition, Northwestern already announced their 2019 dividend of $5.6 billion.

2018 Dividend Rate 4.9%

The dividend rate has been announced and it keeps going down, the rate for 2018 is 4.9%.

To compare Northwestern Mutual dividend to the competition read: Whole Life Dividend Rate History.

Northwestern Mutual is ranked #97 in Forbes 500 list. They are one of the largest mutual insurers.

Their strongest product is their participating whole life insurance. Participating whole life insurance will receive a significant portion of the total dividend payout.

To read our review for their whole life see Northwestern Mutual review.

Comparing to Northwestern 2017 Dividend

The numbers for 2017 were the following:

  • $5.2 billion in dividends to it’s policy holders
  • The dividend rate in 2017 dropped significantly to 5.0%
  • 2016 dividend was of 5.45%, a 45 basis point drop

This means that there was a $100 million dollar increase for the total payout from 2017. While that number may see large, in reality there was an increase of approximate 2% in total dividend payout. 

Compare the Dividend

Here we have the table that will help you compare the dividend:

Historical Whole Life Insurance Dividend Rates Graphic V2

Historical Whole Life Insurance Dividend Rates Graphic V2

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