S&P 500 Dividend Yield Chart
Current Yield: 1.87% -1.40 bps
4:30 pm EDT, Tue Sep 16
Mean: 4.42%
Median: 4.36%
Min: 1.11% (Aug 2000)
Max: 13.84% (Jun 1932)

S&P 500 dividend yield — (12 month dividend per share)/price.

Yields following June 2014 (including the current yield) are estimated based on 12 month dividends through June 2014, as reported by S&P.