Dividends ETF Overview

With 84 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Dividends ETFs gather total assets under management of $167.97B. The average expense ratio is 0.68%. Dividends ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Asset Allocation
  • Fixed Income
  • Alternatives

The largest Dividends ETF is the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF VIG with $40.59B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Dividends ETF was the FIYY at 16.86%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Dividends space was the ProShares S&P Technology Dividend Aristocrats ETF TDV in 11/05/19.

Top ETF Performers

KBWD Invesco KBW High Dividend Yield Financial ETF 2.31%
VPC Virtus Private Credit Strategy ETF 1.38%
RNDV First Trust US Equity Dividend Select ETF 1.12%
DLS WisdomTree International SmallCap Dividend Fund 0.97%
DFE WisdomTree Europe SmallCap Dividend Fund 0.96%

Bottom ETF Performers

MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -17.02%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -15.22%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -12.82%
SMHD ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. Small Cap High Dividend ETN -12.50%
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -8.82%

Top Creations

VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 1.27K
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF 532.32
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 373.98
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF 261.69
NOBL ProShares S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats ETF 210.00

Top Redemptions

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF -1,164.79
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -82.67
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -21.17
SDOG ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF -20.53
DLS WisdomTree International SmallCap Dividend Fund -20.44

AUM Winners

AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 415.71%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 288.14%
PFFR InfraCap REIT Preferred ETF 14.62%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 12.46%
FDVV Fidelity High Dividend ETF 7.93%

AUM Losers

AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -22.07%
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -17.56%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -12.90%
AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN -9.55%
FTRI First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF -9.12%

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