For 2014 and the first half of 2015, Dow Chemical paid dividends of 37 to 42 cents a share, reports Nasdaq. As of 2015, the dividend yield on Dow stock is approximately 3.5 percent, and the company pays out an estimated 53 percent of earnings in dividends, states Dividend.com.
Dow Chemical, which trades on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker symbol DOW, pays its dividends in cash, according to Dow. Historical dividend data is available from 2003 on the Dow website, which also links to a PDF report listing dividends paid since 1900. Since 2010, Dow dividends have hit a low of 15 cents a share and a high of 42, Dow notes.