Answered By: IESE Library Last Updated: May 18, 2018 Views: 6
Use Datastream Advance (available at Barcelona and Madrid Libraries (through Thomson Reuters Eikon), and perform a Time Series Request. To get the dividend yield for the S&P 500, enter the Datastream mnemonic: S&PCOMP. Enter the datatype DY for dividend yield and enter the frequency and the time period you want.
For the dividend yield for individual stocks, use the Datastream mnemonic for that stock. For example U:IBM