What Is the Dividend Yield? This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock. You are viewing this website at a small screen resolution which doesn't support calculators. Click here to view this calculator. Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content The Pre-Retirement Checklist This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are. A Primer on Dividends A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends." A Brief History of Estate Taxes Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.