# Dividend yield

Dividend Yield DefinitionUsing the free online Dividend Yield Calculator is a quick way to calculate the dividend yield of any dividend paying stock. The dividend yield ratio (also referred to as the “dividend price ratio”) is a common way of calculating the relative value of a dividend payout for a dividend paying stock based off of the stock’s market value. All of our financial calculators are easy to use but the dividend yield calculator is REALLY easy to use – try it out to learn how to calculate dividend yield for a stock today!

How to Calculate Dividend YieldLet’s be honest – sometimes the best dividend yield calculator is the one that is easy to use and doesn’t require us to even know what the dividend yield formula is in the first place! But if you want to know the exact formula for calculating dividend yield then please check out the “Formula” box above.