Top 100 Highest Dividend Yield ETFs

The following table lists the top 100 exchange-traded funds with the highest dividend yields. The dividend yield is calculated by dividing the most recent dividend payment by the price of the fund. For our purposes, we are using the latest closing price here.

This data may include leveraged and inverse ETFs. To exclude leveraged and inverse ETFs from the table below, click here.

Symbol
Name
Dividend Yield
AUM
Avg Volume
BZF Dreyfus Brazilian Real Fund 30.34% $17.7 M 22,789
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares 18.33% $559.4 M 708,142
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 17.93% $332.4 M 324,153
CEFL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Closed-End Fund ETN 17.83% $211.1 M 110,845
ICN Dreyfus Indian Rupee Fund 15.60% $12.6 M 2,933
DVHL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Diversified High Income ETN 14.46% $29.5 M 9,066
BDCL E-TRACS 2xLeveraged Long Wells Fargo Business Development Company ETN 13.23% $287.4 M 156,356
YMLP Yorkville High Income MLP ETF 12.83% $250.8 M 111,730
REM iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF 12.83% $1,254.6 M 954,778
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares 12.27% $46.4 M 12,275
IXP iShares Global Telecom ETF 11.66% $488.8 M 53,019
SLVO Silver Shares Covered Call ETN 11.31% n/a 26,197
GMFS SPDR S&P Small Cap Emerging Asia Pacific ETF 11.14% $4.0 M 972
BRAF Brazil Financials ETF 10.53% $1.1 M 3,195
LMLP ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Wells Fargo MLP Ex-Energy ETN 10.18% $32.9 M 15,192
MLPY Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN 10.10% $100.2 M 18,164
ZMLP Zacks MLP High Income Shares 9.46% $99.7 M 33,405
YYY High Income ETF 9.40% $96.3 M 33,581
HYLD Peritus High Yield ETF 9.37% $423.5 M 94,316
HVPW US Equity High Volatility Put Write Index Fund 9.18% $56.8 M 16,820
DBGR db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund 8.89% $238.7 M 198,398
DBJP MSCI Japan Hedged Equity Fund 8.75% $1,260.8 M 275,317
BRXX Brazil Infrastructure Index Fund 8.64% $13.6 M 11,200
MLPL E-TRACS 2x Leveraged Long Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index 8.57% $316.1 M 76,531
KBWD KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio 8.49% $338.4 M 88,455
BIZD Market Vectors BDC Income ETF 8.26% $80.8 M 35,659
PCEF CEF Income Composite Portfolio 7.92% $692.0 M 168,855
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 7.91% $42.2 M 49,084
MORT Market Vector Mortgage REIT Income ETF 7.75% $120.6 M 33,108
GCE Claymore CEF GS Connect ETN 7.62% $8.8 M 975
YMLI Yorkville High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF 7.46% $60.3 M 11,408
MLPJ Junior MLP ETF 7.26% $10.4 M 2,475
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 7.04% $3,079.3 M 3,289,584
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 6.99% $9,148.7 M 3,946,637
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN 6.97% $31.7 M 7,344
GYLD Dow Jones Global Yield ETF 6.95% $224.6 M 72,128
SPFF SuperIncome Preferred ETF 6.87% $290.2 M 194,773
DBAW db X-trackers MSCI All World ex US Hedged Equity Fund 6.85% $47.4 M 20,503
HYEM Market Vectors Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF 6.70% $423.3 M 174,669
NORW FTSE Norway 30 ETF 6.60% $94.2 M 93,844
EMHD EM Dividend High Income ETF 6.58% $2.6 M 1,407
MLPA MLP ETF 6.47% $161.4 M 114,342
QYLD Recon Capital NASDAQ 100 Covered Call ETF 6.36% $20.1 M 6,311
CVY Multi-Asset Income ETF 6.28% $865.9 M 183,622
SDIV SuperDividend ETF 6.19% $1,067.0 M 233,083
DBUK MSCI United Kingdom Hedged Equity Fund 6.14% $5.2 M 1,263
DIV SuperDividend U.S. ETF 6.10% $319.0 M 100,248
EMLC Market Vectors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF 6.05% $1,273.6 M 762,998
CHLC Market Vectors Renminbi Bond ETF 6.04% $5.0 M 1,462
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 6.04% $13,443.4 M 2,453,811
LVL S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF 5.96% $76.8 M 25,148
PGX Preferred Portfolio 5.95% $2,800.2 M 1,198,492
DVHI ETRACS Diversified High Income ETN 5.94% $24.5 M 175
BDCS E-TRACS Linked to the Wells Fargo Business Development Company Index 5.92% $70.1 M 15,302
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities and Income ETF 5.88% $236.1 M 141,577
EWSS iShares MSCI Singapore Small-Cap ETF 5.83% $12.9 M 2,077
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 5.78% $11,464.9 M 7,087,359
PGF Financial Preferred Portfolio 5.78% $1,447.0 M 309,864
ILB Global Advantage Inflation-Linked Bond Strategy Fund 5.67% $98.3 M 2,211
ADRU BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund 5.63% $21.0 M 4,681
IBDH Dec 2018 Corporate Term ETF 5.62% $30.2 M 5,385
HYHG High Yield Interest Rate Hedged ETF 5.54% $128.7 M 13,719
PEX Global Listed Private Equity ETF 5.54% $14.8 M 1,515
EMHY Emerging Markets High Yield Bond Fund 5.53% $224.8 M 74,366
MDIV Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund 5.52% $1,088.4 M 276,402
PFXF Market Vectors Preferred Securities ex Financials ETF 5.51% $290.7 M 144,691
IHY Market Vectors International High Yield Bond ETF 5.50% $158.7 M 28,717
MLPG E-TRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP Index 5.42% $30.3 M 1,860
DWX SPDR S&P International Dividend ETF 5.41% $1,468.3 M 212,220
ENZL iShares MSCI New Zealand Capped ETF 5.40% $129.7 M 24,877
AMJ Alerian MLP Index ETN 5.39% $5,365.5 M 989,009
DVYA iShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF 5.38% $54.9 M 3,866
FBZ Brazil AlphaDEX Fund 5.37% $2.8 M 1,526
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 5.37% $15,504.6 M 6,352,000
KROO IQ Australia Small Cap ETF 5.36% $5.7 M 1,049
ADRD BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index 5.34% $55.6 M 7,514
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF 5.33% $95.5 M 74,455
RWXL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones International Real Estate ETN 5.31% $14.2 M 9,679
PSK SPDR Wells Fargo Preferred Stock ETF 5.24% $301.5 M 37,748
ANGL Market Vectors Fallen Angel ETF 5.24% $30.3 M 10,369
SJNK SPDR Barclays Capital Short Term High Yield Bond ETF 5.18% $4,505.7 M 1,507,700
MLPC C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP ETN 5.17% $171.4 M 10,892
EGPT Egypt Index ETF 5.14% $57.6 M 10,434
PFEM Fundamental Emerging Markets Local Debt Portfolio 5.10% $4.7 M 1,081
HYLS High Yield Long/Short ETF 5.08% $455.4 M 43,925
IDXJ Market Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF 5.08% $7.7 M 4,421
BJK Market Vectors Gaming ETF 5.07% $29.8 M 10,658
CCXE Commodity Country Equity Fund 5.04% $11.6 M 666
KBWY KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio 5.01% $123.8 M 21,261
ELD Emerging Markets Local Debt Fund 5.00% $570.5 M 85,809
XMPT Market Vectors CEF Municipal Income ETF 5.00% $46.3 M 12,995