High Dividend Yield ETF Overview

High-dividend-yield ETFs invest in stocks that pay out higher dividends than your typical dividend-paying stock.

With 37 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, High Dividend Yield ETFs gather total assets under management of $95.64B. The average expense ratio is 0.57%. High Dividend Yield ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest High Dividend Yield ETF is the Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF VYM with $21.71B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the FIHD at 38.81%. The most-recent ETF launched in the High Dividend Yield space was the WBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF WBIY in 12/19/16.


EDIVSPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF11.21%
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund10.87%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF10.71%
DVYEiShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF9.04%
HILOColumbia EM Quality Dividend ETF7.56%


FIEGDeutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-1.50%
DIVGlobal X SuperDividend US ETF-0.58%
FVDFirst Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund0.73%
DHSWisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund1.24%
LVLGuggenheim S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF2.08%

top creations

SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF277.39
VYMVanguard High Dividend Yield ETF269.18
DVYiShares Select Dividend ETF157.64
SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF108.28
FVDFirst Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund63.22

top redemptions

HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-38.18
SDIVGlobal X Superdividend ETF-34.73
DWXSPDR S&P International Dividend ETF-16.25
DHSWisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund-10.84
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund-8.87


VYMIVanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF10.18%
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN7.73%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF6.62%
SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF6.03%
DVYEiShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF5.25%


RDIVOppenheimer Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF-1.02%
DHSWisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund-0.92%
LVLGuggenheim S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF-0.59%
PEYPowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio-0.25%
FDLFirst Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund-0.05%

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