Dividend ETF Overview

With 153 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Dividend ETFs gather total assets under management of $163.51B. The average expense ratio is 0.55%. 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 $28.93B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Dividend ETF was the DOD at 22.14%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Dividend space was the ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN PYPE in 08/20/18.


DOD Elements Dogs of the DOW Dow Jones High Yield Select 10 Total Return ETN 8.87%
FIEG Deutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN 4.82%
DVYE iShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 0.11%
DXJS WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund -0.08%
EDOG ALPS Emerging Sector Dividend Dogs ETF -0.37%


SMHD ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged US Small Cap High Dividend ETN -13.24%
SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN -12.11%
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN -9.88%
SDVY First Trust SMID Cap Rising Dividend Achievers ETF -9.73%
OUSM O'Shares FTSE Russell Small Cap Quality Dividend ETF -9.15%


VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 311.38
DGRO iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF 168.70
SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 104.14
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF 101.31
RDIV Oppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF 86.24


IQDF FlexShares International Quality Dividend Index Fund -50.24
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF -49.17
DGS WisdomTree Emerging Markets SmallCap Dividend Fund -32.27
DFJ WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund -26.02
DEM WisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund -21.44


RNMC First Trust Mid Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF 36.95%
SPDV AAM S&P 500 High Dividend Value ETF 32.08%
DDIV First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Dividend ETF 26.55%
KNG Cboe Vest S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Target Income ETF 18.42%
HDAW Xtrackers MSCI All World ex U.S. High Dividend Yield Equity ETF 10.50%


HGSD WisdomTree Global Hedged SmallCap Dividend Fund -27.22%
RNDV First Trust U.S. Equity Dividend Select ETF -24.62%
EMDV ProShares MSCI Emerging Markets Dividend Growers ETF -21.83%
AXJL WisdomTree Asia Pacific ex-Japan Fund -20.51%
GSD WisdomTree Global SmallCap Dividend Fund -19.84%

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