12 Ways To Earn High Yields With ETFs

September 21, 2012


With yields on U.S. Treasurys so low, investors looking for extra yield should consider ETFs focused on preferred stocks, high-yield bonds and even equity funds with attractive dividends, according to an article published on Zacks.

The following 12 products were highlighted as ways to supply addition income:

  • SPDR Wells Fargo Preferred Stock (NYSEArca: PSK)
  • PowerShares Preferred ETF (NYSEArca: PGX)
  • PowerShares Financial Preferred ETF (NYSEArca: PGF)
  • iShares S&P U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (NYSEArca: PFF)
  • iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond Fund (NYSEArca: HYG)
  • SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF (NYSEArca: JNK)
  • PowerShares Fundamental High Yield Corporate Bond Portfolio (NYSEArca: PHB)
  • AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF (NYSEArca: HYLD)
  • Global X SuperDividend ETF (NYSEArca: SDIV)
  • Guggenheim S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF (NYSEArca: LVL)
  • First Trust Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index (NYSEArca: FGD)
  • iShares Dow Jones International Select Dividend Index Fund (NYSEArca: IDV)


Head over to Zacks.com for a full description of the funds outlined above.

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