High Dividend Yield ETF Overview

High-dividend-yield ETFs invest in stocks that pay out higher dividends than your typical dividend-paying stock.

With 48 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, High Dividend Yield ETFs have total assets under management of $121.52B. The average expense ratio is 0.50%. High Dividend Yield ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest High Dividend Yield ETF is the Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF VYM with $32.34B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing High Dividend Yield ETF was SCHD at 19.34%. The most recent ETF launched in the High Dividend Yield space was the QRAFT AI-Enhanced U.S. High Dividend ETF HDIV on 02/27/20.

Top ETF Performers

EEMD AAM S&P Emerging Markets High Dividend Value ETF 8.85%
XSHD Invesco S&P SmallCap High Dividend Low Volatility ETF 8.40%
SMHB ETRACS 2xMonthly Pay Leveraged U.S. Small Cap High Dividend ETN Series B 7.60%
FGD First Trust Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index Fund 7.31%
FDD First Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund 6.38%

Bottom ETF Performers

HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF 0.24%
DHS WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund 0.67%
LVHD Legg Mason Low Volatility High Dividend ETF 1.01%
FDL First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund 1.92%
DIV Global X SuperDividend U.S. ETF 2.22%

Top Creations

SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 751.39
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 525.84
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 164.44
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF 163.91
SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 118.78

Top Redemptions

SPHD Invesco S&P 500 High Dividend Low Volatility ETF -36.28
RDIV Invesco S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF -22.43
LVHD Legg Mason Low Volatility High Dividend ETF -11.31
FGD First Trust Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index Fund -6.52
DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund -5.57

AUM Winners

EEMD AAM S&P Emerging Markets High Dividend Value ETF 39.39%
HDIV QRAFT AI-Enhanced U.S. High Dividend ETF 28.92%
FID First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF 21.11%
WDIV SPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF 12.71%
DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund 9.09%

AUM Losers

XSHD Invesco S&P SmallCap High Dividend Low Volatility ETF -13.79%
DEW WisdomTree Global High Dividend Fund -4.78%
RDIV Invesco S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF -2.42%
LVHD Legg Mason Low Volatility High Dividend ETF -1.94%
DHS WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund -1.32%

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