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

To calculate the dividend yield ratio, divide the annual dividends per share by 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?

1. First, determine the annual dividends per share.

Calculate the annual dividends per share.

2. Next, determine the current share price.

Calculate the current price of 1 share.

3. 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.