Enter the annual dividends per share and the current share price into the calculator to determine the dividend yield ratio.

## Dividend Yield Ratio Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the dividend yield ratio.

DYR = ADS / CSP

- Where DYR is the dividend yield ratio
- ADS is the annual dividends per share
- CSP is the current share price

## Dividend Yield Ratio Definition

A dividend yield ratio is defined as the ratio of annual dividends per share to the current share price of a stock or security.

## Dividend Yield Ratio Example

How to calculate a dividend yield ratio?

**First, determine the annual dividends per share.**Calculate the annual dividends per share.

**Next, determine the current share price.**Calculate the current price of 1 share.

**Finally, calculate the dividend yield ratio.**Calculate the DYR using the equation above.

## FAQ

**What is a dividend yield ratio?**

A dividend yield ratio is a ratio that measures the annual dividends per share when compared to the current share price of a stock or security.