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 $60.52B. 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 iShares Select Dividend ETF DVY with $16.99B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the SDYL at 16.72%. 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 8.77%
SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 3.37%
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF 3.21%
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN 2.68%
FDL First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund 2.56%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

FIEG Deutsche Bank FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN -10.38%
FIDI Fidelity International High Dividend ETF -3.02%
HILO Columbia EM Quality Dividend ETF -2.32%
DEM WisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund -1.75%
VYMI Vanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF -1.58%

TOP CREATIONS

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 1.06K
RDIV Oppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF 413.58
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF 348.99
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 186.18
SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 120.83

TOP REDEMPTIONS

FDD First Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund -47.27
VYMI Vanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF -31.23
DWX SPDR S&P International Dividend ETF -31.12
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF -25.91
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF -18.13

AUM WINNERS

DVYE iShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 30.39%
RDIV Oppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF 17.77%
HDEF Xtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF 8.14%
FDVV Fidelity High Dividend ETF 8.09%
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF 5.21%

AUM LOSERS

AUSE WisdomTree Australia Dividend Fund -31.53%
HILO Columbia EM Quality Dividend ETF -18.21%
FID First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF -12.95%
FDD First Trust Stoxx European Select Dividend Index Fund -9.33%
DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund -3.75%

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