High Dividend Yield ETF Overview

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

With 54 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, High Dividend Yield ETFs gather total assets under management of $122.57B. The average expense ratio is 0.57%. 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 $27.65B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing High Dividend Yield ETF was the HDLV at 26.43%. The most-recent ETF launched in the High Dividend Yield space was the ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. High Dividend Low Volatility ETN Series B HDLB in 10/24/19.

Top ETF Performers

FIHD UBS AG FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN 5.00%
SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN 4.96%
FIYY Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B 4.55%
WBIY WBI Power Factor High Dividend ETF 4.00%
SPDV AAM S&P 500 High Dividend Value ETF 3.81%

Bottom ETF Performers

SMHD ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. Small Cap High Dividend ETN -8.33%
SMHB ETRACS 2xMonthly Pay Leveraged U.S. Small Cap High Dividend ETN Series B -1.20%
DIV Global X SuperDividend US ETF -0.28%
IDY Pacific Global International Equity Income ETF --
HDLB ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged U.S. High Dividend Low Volatility ETN Series B --

Top Creations

SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 1.26K
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 652.00
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF 420.33
SCHD Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF 222.80
RDIV Invesco S&P Ultra Dividend Revenue ETF 166.14

Top Redemptions

DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund -20.00
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF -19.94
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF -15.51
FIYY Barclays ETN+ FI Enhanced Global High Yield ETN Series B -7.85
SDIV Global X SuperDividend ETF -4.61

AUM Winners

IDY Pacific Global International Equity Income ETF 923.44%
SDYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged S&P Dividend ETN 14.48%
FDVV Fidelity High Dividend ETF 12.31%
IDHD Invesco S&P International Developed High Dividend Low Volatility ETF 11.86%
WDIV SPDR S&P Global Dividend ETF 9.58%

AUM Losers

DMDV AAM S&P Developed Markets High Dividend Value ETF -48.83%
EFAS Global X MSCI SuperDividend EAFE ETF -17.00%
FID First Trust S&P International Dividend Aristocrats ETF -11.15%
TPHD Timothy Plan High Dividend Stock ETF -5.28%
DTH WisdomTree International High Dividend Fund -4.36%

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