Dividend Yield of Common Stocks on the New York Stock Exchange, Composite Index for United States: 3.1 % as of 02-01-1969

Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1871-1938 (2)--Original Data, 1926-1969. The Index For 1926-February 1957 Is Based On Daily Quotations For Ninety Stocks; The Index For March 1957-1969 Is Based On Daily Quotations For Five Hundred Stocks. Source: Standard And Poor'S, Data For 1926-1963: Trade And Security Statistics: Security Price Index Record, 1964 Edition. Data For 1964-1969: Current Statistics, Monthly Issues. This NBER data series m13046b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 13 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter13.html. NBER Indicator: m13046b

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Last Value 3.1 %
Latest Period 1969-02-01
Last Updated 2012-08-20 08:19:10-05
Frequency M
Average Growth Rate 0.1
Long Term Average 4.57
Value from 1 Year Ago 3.28
Change from 1 Year Ago -5.49
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Adjustment %

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