S&P 500 Earnings Yield:

4.72% for Q3 2015
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S&P 500 Earnings Yield is at 4.72%, compared to 4.60% last quarter and 5.37% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 4.86%.

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Sept. 30, 2015 4.72%
June 30, 2015 4.60%
March 31, 2015 4.80%
Dec. 31, 2014 4.97%
Sept. 30, 2014 5.37%
June 30, 2014 5.26%
March 31, 2014 5.39%
Dec. 31, 2013 5.42%
Sept. 30, 2013 5.61%
June 30, 2013 5.66%
March 31, 2013 5.59%
Dec. 31, 2012 6.07%
Sept. 30, 2012 6.00%
June 30, 2012 6.45%
March 31, 2012 6.29%
Dec. 31, 2011 6.91%
Sept. 30, 2011 7.69%
June 30, 2011 6.35%
March 31, 2011 6.13%
Dec. 31, 2010 6.15%
Sept. 30, 2010 6.30%
June 30, 2010 6.51%
March 31, 2010 5.21%
Dec. 31, 2009 4.57%
Sept. 30, 2009 1.19%
   
June 30, 2009 0.82%
March 31, 2009 0.86%
Dec. 31, 2008 1.65%
Sept. 30, 2008 3.94%
June 30, 2008 4.01%
March 31, 2008 4.57%
Dec. 31, 2007 4.51%
Sept. 30, 2007 5.15%
June 30, 2007 5.65%
March 31, 2007 5.85%
Dec. 31, 2006 5.75%
Sept. 30, 2006 5.88%
June 30, 2006 5.86%
March 31, 2006 5.61%
Dec. 31, 2005 5.60%
Sept. 30, 2005 5.42%
June 30, 2005 5.32%
March 31, 2005 5.11%
Dec. 31, 2004 4.83%
Sept. 30, 2004 5.18%
June 30, 2004 4.92%
March 31, 2004 4.62%
Dec. 31, 2003 4.38%
Sept. 30, 2003 3.87%
June 30, 2003 3.55%

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S&P 500 Earnings Yield Summary

  • Last Value: 4.72%
  • Latest Period: Sep 2015
  • Updated: Jan 27, 2016, 15:47 EST
  • Next Release: Apr 15, 2016, 11:00 EDT
  • Frequency: Quarterly
  • Unit: Percent
  • Adjustment: N/A
  • Long Term Average: 4.86%
  • Value Previously: 4.60%
  • Change From Previous: 2.64%
  • Value One Year Ago: 5.37%
  • Change From One Year Ago: -12.11%
  • First Period: Dec 1988
  • First Value: 8.55%

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