Why does dividend.com say that the VWO ETF have a dividend yield of 5.22%?
When I compute the dividend yield myself using the typical formula
I get (0.5186 + 0.2792 + 0.0816 + 0.2591)/39.77=2.8627% (I compute the Trailing 12 Months (TTM) yield), which is far lower than 5.22%.
https://seekingalpha.com/symbol/VWO/dividends/yield displays a dividend yield similar to the one I computed:
while displaying on https://seekingalpha.com/symbol/VWO/dividends/history the same dividend history as https://www.dividend.com/dividend-stocks/uncategorized/other/vwo-vanguard-emerging-markets-etf/ (mirror):
https://www.google.com/search?q=vwo also shows a dividend yield of about 2.87%: