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- verb transitive, obsolete To
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From Middle English aȝelden, from Old English āġieldan ("to pay, repay, render, compensate, yield, restore, reward, requite, offer oneself, offer up (as a sacrifice), perform (an office), permit, allow, pay back, punish"), equivalent to a- + yield.
Based on the current stock price, investors can expect ayield of about 6% going forward.