Income ETF Overview

With 28 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Income ETFs have total assets under management of $4.42B. The average expense ratio is 1.45%. Income ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Asset Allocation

The largest Income ETF is the Strategy Shares NASDAQ 7 HANDL Index ETF HNDL with $1.25B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Income ETF was VPC at 52.41%. The most recent ETF launched in the Income space was the Simplify Tail Risk Strategy ETF CYA on 09/13/21.

Top ETF Performers

GCEC Claymore CEF Index-Linked GS Connect ETN 29.74%
CVY Invesco Zacks Multi-Asset Income ETF 7.19%
HIPS GraniteShares HIPS U.S. High Income ETF 5.80%
GYLD Arrow Dow Jones Global Yield ETF 5.27%
HYIN WisdomTree Alternative Income Fund 5.02%

Bottom ETF Performers

MAMB Monarch Ambassador Income ETF -0.81%
IDIV U.S. Equity Cumulative Dividends Fund-Series 2027 -0.63%
THY Toews Agility Shares Dynamic Tactical Income ETF -0.35%
YLD Principal Active High Yield ETF -0.23%
WBII WBI BullBear Global Income ETF -0.22%

Top Creations

HNDL Strategy Shares NASDAQ 7 HANDL Index ETF 189.59
QDPL Pacer Metaurus US Large Cap Dividend Multiplier 400 ETF 9.54
TWIO Trajan Wealth Income Opportunities ETF 8.65
FDIV First Trust Strategic Income ETF 7.59
HIPS GraniteShares HIPS U.S. High Income ETF 4.64

Top Redemptions

YYY Amplify High Income ETF -28.29
INKM SPDR SSGA Income Allocation ETF -2.87
VPC Virtus Private Credit Strategy ETF -2.52
MDIV Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund -2.48
IYLD iShares Morningstar Multi-Asset Income ETF -2.43

AUM Winners

HOM LifeGoal Homeowner Investment ETF 99.80%
QDPL Pacer Metaurus US Large Cap Dividend Multiplier 400 ETF 78.11%
TWIO Trajan Wealth Income Opportunities ETF 26.66%
HYIN WisdomTree Alternative Income Fund 21.54%
HNDL Strategy Shares NASDAQ 7 HANDL Index ETF 11.07%

AUM Losers

VPC Virtus Private Credit Strategy ETF -23.67%
GYLD Arrow Dow Jones Global Yield ETF -2.00%
INKM SPDR SSGA Income Allocation ETF -1.92%
IYLD iShares Morningstar Multi-Asset Income ETF -1.42%
WBII WBI BullBear Global Income ETF -0.99%

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