High Dividend Yield ETF Overview

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

With 40 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, High Dividend Yield ETFs gather total assets under management of $94.14B. The average expense ratio is 0.54%. 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 $22.14B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the SDYL at 32.98%. The most-recent ETF launched in the High Dividend Yield space was the Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B FIYY in 03/15/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN 5.31%
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN 4.18%
PEY Invesco High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers ETF 3.59%
SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 3.36%
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF 3.12%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

EDIV SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF -3.09%
HILO Columbia EM Quality Dividend ETF -3.08%
DVYA iShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF -3.05%
FIEG Deutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN -2.94%
SDEM Global X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF -2.53%

TOP CREATIONS

VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 238.88
SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 96.08
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 83.48
WBIY WBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF 36.05
FIHD UBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN 33.92

TOP REDEMPTIONS

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF -1,170.82
RDIV Oppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF -233.09
DHS WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund -50.37
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF -37.85
DWX SPDR S&P International Dividend ETF -19.25

AUM WINNERS

WBIY WBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF 119.81%
RDIV Oppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF 16.36%
FDVV Fidelity High Dividend ETF 11.19%
AUSE WisdomTree Australia Dividend Fund 5.37%
SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN 5.15%

AUM LOSERS

HILO Columbia EM Quality Dividend ETF -18.93%
HDEF Xtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF -8.90%
DVYA iShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF -4.40%
EDIV SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF -4.33%
DEM WisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund -4.23%

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