Dividends ETF Overview

With 81 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Dividends ETFs gather total assets under management of $144.45B. The average expense ratio is 0.62%. Dividends ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Alternatives

The largest Dividends ETF is the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF VIG with $28.09B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Dividends ETF was the GULF at 19.96%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Dividends space was the Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B FIYY in 03/15/18.


SMHDETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged US Small Cap High Dividend ETN16.37%
SMDVProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF5.79%
DESWisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund5.53%
RNSCFirst Trust Small Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF4.96%
DONWisdomTree U.S. MidCap Dividend Fund3.93%


FIEGDeutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-10.30%
ENYInvesco Canadian Energy Income ETF-5.55%
FDDFirst Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund-4.97%
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund-4.90%
DTHWisdomTree International High Dividend Fund-4.50%

top creations

AMLPAlerian MLP ETF207.57
VYMVanguard High Dividend Yield ETF95.89
VYMIVanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF66.06
AMJJ.P. Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETN56.82
NOBLProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF49.99

top redemptions

SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF-1,046.19
DVYiShares Select Dividend ETF-145.75
MLPIETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN-79.01
VIGVanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF-54.94
SDOGALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF-32.93


GHIIInvesco S&P High Income Infrastructure ETF72.55%
SMHDETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged US Small Cap High Dividend ETN22.72%
RNMCFirst Trust Mid Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF19.58%
GULFWisdomTree Middle East Dividend Fund13.38%
PFFRInfraCap REIT Preferred ETF8.85%


DWXSPDR S&P International Dividend ETF-22.05%
DJDInvesco Dow Jones Industrial Average Dividend ETF-11.01%
EDOGALPS Emerging Sector Dividend Dogs ETF-9.92%
IDViShares International Select Dividend ETF-8.22%
SEAInvesco Shipping ETF-8.03%

Features and News

ETFs Holding Guns, Opioids & Prisons

Hundreds of ETFs hold opioid makers, gun stocks and immigrant detention stocks—but not always the funds you'd expect.   

Daily ETF Watch

Coming Wavelet Of ETN Closures

Eight more exchange-traded note closures set for June.