Dividend ETF Overview

With 154 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Dividend ETFs gather total assets under management of $175.22B. The average expense ratio is 0.54%. 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 $31.26B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Dividend ETF was the SMHD at 28.47%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Dividend space was the AAM S&P Developed Markets High Dividend Value ETF DMDV in 11/27/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN 9.60%
DDIV First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Dividend ETF 8.92%
HDLV ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. High Dividend Low Volatility ETN 8.79%
SDEM Global X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF 8.28%
RDVY First Trust Rising Dividend Achievers ETF 7.83%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

SEA Invesco Shipping ETF -3.02%
DFJ WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund -0.69%
DDJP WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged Japan Equity Fund -0.40%
DXJS WisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund 0.19%
PYPE ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN 0.84%

TOP CREATIONS

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 1.19K
SPHD Invesco S&P 500 High Dividend Low Volatility ETF 545.23
DGRO iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF 468.07
SPYD SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 High Dividend ETF 340.00
SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 261.57

TOP REDEMPTIONS

DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF -977.81
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF -948.02
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF -246.77
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF -42.41
IHDG WisdomTree International Hedged Quality Dividend Growth Fund -36.01

AUM WINNERS

DURA VanEck Vectors Morningstar Durable Dividend ETF 107.26%
EEMD AAM S&P Emerging Markets High Dividend Value ETF 58.73%
IQDY FlexShares International Quality Dividend Dynamic Index Fund 37.08%
EDIV SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 32.96%
DHDG WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Quality Dividend Growth Fund 30.27%

AUM LOSERS

DJD Invesco Dow Jones Industrial Average Dividend ETF -49.91%
IDIV U.S. Equity Cumulative Dividends Fund-Series 2027 -23.83%
JHDG WisdomTree Japan Hedged Quality Dividend Growth Fund -16.29%
RNDV First Trust U.S. Equity Dividend Select ETF -15.82%
QDIV Global X S&P 500 Quality Dividend ETF -12.52%

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