Answered By: Bobray Bordelon
Last Updated: Mar 16, 2017     Views: 24

Search Datastream in Firestone (A Floor - RIS Suite) and Stokes Library. 

  • Choose Time Series Request
    • For 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
      • Enter the Datastream mnemonic for that stock for example U:IBM

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