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 $93.18B. 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 $21.17B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the EDIV at 25.18%. The most-recent ETF launched in the High Dividend Yield space was the Fidelity International High Dividend ETF FIDI in 01/16/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF0.72%
EDIVSPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF0.45%
DVYEiShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF-2.09%
AUSEWisdomTree Australia Dividend Fund-2.10%
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund-2.48%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-10.16%
SDYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN-9.24%
DVYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN-8.89%
FIGYBarclays ETN+FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-8.16%
HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-7.68%

top creations

SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF1,194.61
SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF277.46
VYMIVanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF112.03
WDIVSPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF72.82
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN54.59

top redemptions

VYMVanguard High Dividend Yield ETF-376.59
DVYiShares Select Dividend ETF-340.54
HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-73.65
FDLFirst Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund-36.93
EDIVSPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF-17.05

AUM WINNERS

FDVVFidelity High Dividend ETF10.50%
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%

AUM LOSERS

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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