Income ETF Overview

With 31 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Income ETFs have total assets under management of $4.27B. The average expense ratio is 1.36%. 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 $1.42B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Income ETF was MDIV at 2.03%. The most recent ETF launched in the Income space was the Akros Monthly Payout ETF MPAY on 05/06/22.

Top ETF Performers

THY Toews Agility Shares Dynamic Tactical Income ETF 0.02%
CEFD ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Closed-End Fund Index ETN --
AHHX Adaptive High Income ETF --
MDIV Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund --
YLD Principal Active High Yield ETF --

Bottom ETF Performers

IDIV U.S. Equity Cumulative Dividends Fund-Series 2027 -8.93%
FCEF First Trust Income Opportunities ETF -7.52%
YYY Amplify High Income ETF -7.13%
TRPL Pacer Metaurus US Large Cap Dividend Multiplier 300 ETF -6.69%
QDPL Pacer Metaurus US Large Cap Dividend Multiplier 400 ETF -6.58%

Top Creations

MFUL Mindful Conservative ETF 21.10
MDIV Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund 17.80
RULE Adaptive Core ETF 13.46
QDPL Pacer Metaurus US Large Cap Dividend Multiplier 400 ETF 9.27
INKM SPDR SSGA Income Allocation ETF 8.06

Top Redemptions

AHHX Adaptive High Income ETF -7.18
IYLD iShares Morningstar Multi-Asset Income ETF -5.42
HNDL Strategy Shares NASDAQ 7 HANDL Index ETF -3.59
CYA Simplify Tail Risk Strategy ETF -2.05
CEFS Saba Closed-End Funds ETF -1.96

AUM Winners

MFUL Mindful Conservative ETF 97.12%
RULE Adaptive Core ETF 39.90%
CYA Simplify Tail Risk Strategy ETF 6.70%
TWIO Trajan Wealth Income Opportunities ETF 2.37%
QDPL Pacer Metaurus US Large Cap Dividend Multiplier 400 ETF -1.04%

AUM Losers

HOM LifeGoal Home Down Payment Investment ETF -17.16%
AHHX Adaptive High Income ETF -10.69%
YYY Amplify High Income ETF -9.91%
CEFD ETRACS Monthly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Closed-End Fund Index ETN -9.83%
HNDL Strategy Shares NASDAQ 7 HANDL Index ETF -9.08%

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InfraCap Debuts Equity Income ETF

The active fund takes a broad preferred stock approach.

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The new fund looks to invest in other ETFs and provide an annual distribution of 5%.