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 $96.75B. 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 $21.92B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the SDYL at 21.59%. 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 9.60%
SDEM Global X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF 8.28%
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN 7.51%
DVYA iShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF 6.73%
DVYE iShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 6.30%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

FIDI Fidelity International High Dividend ETF 1.17%
WDIV SPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF 1.60%
HILO Columbia EM Quality Dividend ETF 1.85%
FDL First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund 2.07%
DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund 2.23%

TOP CREATIONS

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 1.19K
SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 261.57
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 144.36
RDIV Oppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF 142.73
EDIV SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 113.71

TOP REDEMPTIONS

DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF -977.81
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF -948.02
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF -246.77
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF -42.41
FIYY Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B -23.93

AUM WINNERS

EDIV SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 32.96%
DVYE iShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 19.46%
RDIV Oppenheimer S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF 16.54%
SDEM Global X MSCI SuperDividend Emerging Markets ETF 16.42%
FIDI Fidelity International High Dividend ETF 12.69%

AUM LOSERS

DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF -1.94%
DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund -0.66%
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF -0.43%
HDV iShares Core High Dividend ETF -0.35%
WBIY WBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF 0.14%

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