Dividends ETF Overview

With 74 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Dividends ETFs have total assets under management of $205.80B. The average expense ratio is 0.54%. Dividends ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Alternatives

The largest Dividends ETF is the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF VIG with $59.32B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Dividends ETF was SMHB at 267.71%. The most recent ETF launched in the Dividends space was the ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Total Return Index ETN AMTR on 10/20/20.

Top ETF Performers

MLPR ETRACS Quarterly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 10.86%
FTRI First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF 9.54%
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 8.09%
AMTR ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Total Return Index ETN 7.96%
AMNA ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Index ETN 7.96%

Bottom ETF Performers

DFJ WisdomTree Japan SmallCap Dividend Fund -2.21%
TDV ProShares S&P Technology Dividend Aristocrats ETF -1.74%
TDIV First Trust NASDAQ Technology Dividend Index Fund -0.77%
PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF -0.34%
SPFF Global X SuperIncome Preferred ETF -0.20%

Top Creations

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 1.58K
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 679.50
SPYD SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 High Dividend ETF 276.30
NOBL ProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF 131.62
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF 116.33

Top Redemptions

VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF -252.68
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund -52.55
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -28.76
DLN WisdomTree U.S. LargeCap Dividend Fund -17.52
DWM WisdomTree International Equity Fund -16.14

AUM Winners

RNDV First Trust US Equity Dividend Select ETF 37.36%
JDIV JPMorgan U.S. Dividend ETF 33.40%
FTRI First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF 19.88%
DJD Invesco Dow Jones Industrial Average Dividend ETF 15.63%
SPYD SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 High Dividend ETF 13.67%

AUM Losers

RNSC First Trust Small Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF -12.69%
SMHB ETRACS 2xMonthly Pay Leveraged U.S. Small Cap High Dividend ETN Series B -3.41%
TDV ProShares S&P Technology Dividend Aristocrats ETF -1.75%
DWM WisdomTree International Equity Fund -0.39%
DOL WisdomTree International LargeCap Dividend Fund 0.62%

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