Dividends ETF Overview

With 77 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Dividends ETFs have total assets under management of $200.76B. The average expense ratio is 0.54%. Dividends ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Asset Allocation
  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Alternatives

The largest Dividends ETF is the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF VIG with $62.09B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Dividends ETF was SMHB at 159.20%. The most recent ETF launched in the Dividends space was the Pacer Metaurus US Large Cap Dividend Multiplier 400 ETF QDPL on 07/12/21.

Top ETF Performers

VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 3.29%
EUDV ProShares MSCI Europe Dividend Growers ETF 3.20%
DFE WisdomTree Europe SmallCap Dividend Fund 2.75%
KBWY Invesco KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT ETF 2.74%
DLN WisdomTree U.S. LargeCap Dividend Fund 2.74%

Bottom ETF Performers

SMHB ETRACS 2xMonthly Pay Leveraged U.S. Small Cap High Dividend ETN Series B -7.79%
MLPR ETRACS Quarterly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -6.45%
SDIV Global X SuperDividend ETF -5.13%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -4.79%
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B -4.57%

Top Creations

VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 698.96
SPYD SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 High Dividend ETF 280.39
SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 227.15
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 119.46
NOBL ProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF 95.97

Top Redemptions

AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -44.17
DJD Invesco Dow Jones Industrial Average Dividend ETF -8.56
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B -5.03
DTN WisdomTree U.S. Dividend ex-Financials Fund -2.50
TDV ProShares S&P Technology Dividend Aristocrats ETF -0.56

AUM Winners

RNSC First Trust Small Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF 11.29%
FDVV Fidelity High Dividend ETF 11.19%
RNMC First Trust Mid Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF 7.86%
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 5.79%
DEW WisdomTree Global High Dividend Fund 5.76%

AUM Losers

KLCD KFA Large Cap Quality Dividend Index ETF -24.24%
KSCD KFA Small Cap Quality Dividend Index ETF -19.21%
MLPR ETRACS Quarterly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -10.29%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -9.04%
SMHB ETRACS 2xMonthly Pay Leveraged U.S. Small Cap High Dividend ETN Series B -7.92%

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