Where can I find dividend yields for indices and individual stocks?


Search Eikon with Datastream, available on select computers in the Business library.

  • Use Datastream Excel.
  • Choose Datastream-AFO.
  • Choose Time Series Request.
  • To get the dividend yield for the S&P 500 enter the Datastream mnemonic: S&PCOMP.
  • Enter the datatype DY for dividend yield.
  • Enter the frequency.
  • Enter the time period you want.
  • For the dividend yield for individual stocks, use the Datastream mnemonic for that stock. For example U:IBM.


  • Last Updated Jun 15, 2022
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  • Answered By Todd DeGraff

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