High Dividend Yield ETF Overview

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

With 40 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, High Dividend Yield ETFs gather total assets under management of $91.22B. The average expense ratio is 0.55%. 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 $21.09B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the WBIY at 20.00%. The most-recent ETF launched in the High Dividend Yield space was the Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B FIYY in 03/15/18.


RDIVOppenheimer Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF4.45%
DVYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN3.26%
FDVVFidelity High Dividend ETF3.07%
SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF2.97%
SDIVGlobal X Superdividend ETF2.93%


FIEGDeutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-7.74%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF-4.54%
EDIVSPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF-2.98%
HILOColumbia EM Quality Dividend ETF-2.52%
FDDFirst Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund-1.19%

top creations

SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF791.85
SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF496.37
VYMVanguard High Dividend Yield ETF214.48
VYMIVanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF39.61
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN31.30

top redemptions

DVYiShares Select Dividend ETF-206.50
HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-119.61
IDViShares International Select Dividend ETF-110.55
DHSWisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund-43.88
FIGYBarclays ETN+FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-16.03


HDAWXtrackers MSCI All World ex U.S. High Dividend Yield Equity ETF594.71%
HDEFXtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF399.28%
FIDIFidelity International High Dividend ETF18.43%
FDVVFidelity High Dividend ETF9.99%
RDIVOppenheimer Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF6.64%


FIGYBarclays ETN+FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-27.78%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF-9.47%
LVLPowerShares S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index Portfolio-6.03%
EDIVSPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF-5.64%
HILOColumbia EM Quality Dividend ETF-3.96%

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