Dividend ETF Overview

With 151 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Dividend ETFs gather total assets under management of $167.81B. 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 $29.47B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Dividend ETF was the SDYL at 32.82%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Dividend space was the Oppenheimer Emerging Markets Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF REDV in 08/07/18.


SDYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN8.28%
DVYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN5.44%
HDLVETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. High Dividend Low Volatility ETN4.25%
SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF4.09%
LVHDLegg Mason Low Volatility High Dividend ETF4.02%


DGREWisdomTree Emerging Markets Quality Dividend Growth Fund-4.90%
DFEWisdomTree Europe SmallCap Dividend Fund-4.19%
DXJSWisdomTree Japan Hedged SmallCap Equity Fund-3.87%
DGSWisdomTree Emerging Markets SmallCap Dividend Fund-3.60%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF-3.57%

top creations

SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF1,106.67
RDIVOppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF469.31
NOBLProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF411.41
SPYDSPDR Portfolio S&P 500 High Dividend ETF110.41
DGROiShares Core Dividend Growth ETF78.93

top redemptions

HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-77.36
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund-56.01
FDLFirst Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund-54.87
DGSWisdomTree Emerging Markets SmallCap Dividend Fund-38.46
DFEWisdomTree Europe SmallCap Dividend Fund-36.11


GARDReality Shares DIVCON Dividend Guard ETF62.57%
XSHDInvesco S&P SmallCap High Dividend Low Volatility ETF30.36%
KNGCboe Vest S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Target Income ETF28.34%
SPDVAAM S&P 500 High Dividend Value ETF16.44%
RFDARiverFront Dynamic U.S. Dividend Advantage ETF13.86%


EFASGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend EAFE ETF-47.10%
HDAWXtrackers MSCI All World ex U.S. High Dividend Yield Equity ETF-33.16%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF-32.57%
DIVBiShares U.S. Dividend and Buyback ETF-14.68%
ONTLO'Shares FTSE Russell International Quality Dividend ETF-10.14%

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