High Dividend Yield ETF Overview

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

With 39 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, High Dividend Yield ETFs gather total assets under management of $93.21B. 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 $21.90B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the SDYL at 32.82%. 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.


DVYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN4.73%
SDYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN4.12%
HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF3.76%
SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF3.59%
SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF3.25%


SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF-3.28%
FDDFirst Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund-3.25%
EDIVSPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF-2.90%
DWXSPDR S&P International Dividend ETF-2.53%
EFASGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend EAFE ETF-2.45%

top creations

SDYSPDR S&P Dividend ETF1,106.67
RDIVOppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF469.31
SCHDSchwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF44.75
FIHDUBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN32.35
DVYiShares Select Dividend ETF19.51

top redemptions

HDViShares Core High Dividend ETF-77.36
DEMWisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund-56.01
FDLFirst Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund-54.87
IDViShares International Select Dividend ETF-35.45
FDDFirst Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund-19.40


RDIVOppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF16.70%
FIDIFidelity International High Dividend ETF11.34%
FDVVFidelity High Dividend ETF9.84%
WBIYWBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF8.09%
SDYLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN4.46%


EFASGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend EAFE ETF-47.59%
HDAWXtrackers MSCI All World ex U.S. High Dividend Yield Equity ETF-33.63%
SDEMGlobal X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF-32.42%
DVYAiShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF-7.61%
DWXSPDR S&P International Dividend ETF-5.81%

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