High Dividend Yield ETF Overview

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

With 39 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, High Dividend Yield ETFs gather total assets under management of $92.82B. The average expense ratio is 0.54%. 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 $21.12B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the HILO at 25.60%. The most-recent ETF launched in the High Dividend Yield space was the Fidelity International High Dividend ETF FIDI in 01/16/18.


HDEFXtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF1.55%
WBIYWBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF0.46%
SDYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN0.10%
SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF0.03%
FDVVFidelity High Dividend ETF-0.14%


FIEGDeutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-4.10%
DVYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN-2.92%
FIDIFidelity International High Dividend ETF-2.70%
FDDFirst Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund-2.26%
DVYAiShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF-2.13%

top creations

SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF106.27
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund66.47
IDViShares International Select Dividend ETF63.50
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN55.57
VYMIVanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF40.21

top redemptions

SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF-1,549.66
DVYiShares Select Dividend ETF-213.01
WDIVSPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF-69.14
PEYPowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio-64.20
HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-48.36


EFASGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend EAFE ETF67.54%
FIDIFidelity International High Dividend ETF24.18%
WBIYWBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF8.92%
DVYEiShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF7.87%
EDIVSPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF6.92%


LVLGuggenheim S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF-17.36%
AUSEWisdomTree Australia Dividend Fund-5.82%
DHSWisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund-2.60%
PEYPowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio-1.22%
FDDFirst Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund-0.51%

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