S&P 500 Dividend Yield Chart
Current Yield: 1.75% +0.35 bps
11:00 am EST, Thu Jan 18
Mean: 4.36%
Median: 4.31%
Min: 1.11% (Aug 2000)
Max: 13.84% (Jun 1932)

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

Yields following December 2017 (including the current yield) are estimated based on 12 month dividends through December 2017, as reported by S&P.