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 $98.68B. 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 $20.82B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the DEM at 20.78%. 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.


FIEGDeutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN19.87%
HDEFXtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF1.55%
WBIYWBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF0.80%
FDVVFidelity High Dividend ETF0.28%
SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF0.20%


FIDIFidelity International High Dividend ETF-3.62%
HILOColumbia EM Quality Dividend ETF-3.39%
FIGYBarclays ETN+FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-2.42%
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN-2.22%
DVYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN-2.08%

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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