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 $90.78B. 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 $20.71B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the EDIV at 18.34%. 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.


FDDFirst Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund6.60%
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN6.13%
DVYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN5.70%
HDEFXtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF5.22%
RDIVOppenheimer Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF4.97%


FIYYBarclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B-4.88%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF-3.51%
HILOColumbia EM Quality Dividend ETF-3.36%
DVYEiShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF-2.06%
AUSEWisdomTree Australia Dividend Fund-1.61%

top creations

FIYYBarclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B1,447.45
VYMIVanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF39.90
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN32.90
SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF29.31
SDIVGlobal X Superdividend ETF21.18

top redemptions

FIGYBarclays ETN+FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-1,464.89
FVDFirst Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund-85.94
HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-43.14
SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF-42.11
DHSWisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund-41.08


FIYYBarclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B5,878.65%
EFASGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend EAFE ETF105.46%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF31.90%
FDVVFidelity High Dividend ETF9.88%
WDIVSPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF6.52%


FIGYBarclays ETN+FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-92.74%
RDIVOppenheimer Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF-5.17%
DHSWisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund-4.81%
HILOColumbia EM Quality Dividend ETF-3.79%
DVYEiShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF-3.74%

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