Dividend ETF Overview

With 150 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Dividend ETFs gather total assets under management of $212.72B. The average expense ratio is 0.59%. Dividend ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation
  • Fixed Income
  • Alternatives

The largest Dividend ETF is the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF VIG with $39.59B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Dividend ETF was the HDLV at 24.80%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Dividend space was the ProShares Russell U.S. Dividend Growers ETF TMDV in 11/05/19.

Top ETF Performers

SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN 15.01%
FIYY Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B 13.46%
FIHD UBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN 13.39%
RDVY First Trust Rising Dividend Achievers ETF 13.04%
DIVC C-Tracks ETN - Miller/Howard Strategic Dividend Reinvestor 12.26%

Bottom ETF Performers

PYPE ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN -2.66%
HDLB ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. High Dividend Low Volatility ETN Series B --
TMDV ProShares Russell U.S. Dividend Growers ETF --
SPFF Global X SuperIncome Preferred ETF 0.35%
PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 0.39%

Top Creations

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 1.26K
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 784.96
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 652.00
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 420.33
DGRO iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF 409.21

Top Redemptions

SDOG ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF -21.95
DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund -20.00
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF -19.94
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF -15.51
DES WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund -11.07

AUM Winners

KNG Cboe Vest S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Target Income ETF 31.85%
SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN 24.90%
RDVY First Trust Rising Dividend Achievers ETF 21.85%
IQDY FlexShares International Quality Dividend Dynamic Index Fund 20.21%
JDIV JPMorgan U.S. Dividend ETF 17.30%

AUM Losers

LEAD Reality Shares DIVCON Leaders Dividend ETF -7.65%
FID First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF -7.01%
PYPE ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN -4.37%
EDOG ALPS Emerging Sector Dividend Dogs ETF -0.48%
TMDV ProShares Russell U.S. Dividend Growers ETF 0.00%

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