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% $18.5 M 23,595
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares 18.33% $607.7 M 714,856
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 17.87% $328.6 M 320,841
CEFL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Closed-End Fund ETN 17.54% $214.6 M 109,241
ICN Dreyfus Indian Rupee Fund 15.60% $12.6 M 3,106
DVHL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Diversified High Income ETN 14.33% $29.8 M 9,561
BDCL E-TRACS 2xLeveraged Long Wells Fargo Business Development Company ETN 13.28% $286.4 M 154,272
REM iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF 12.81% $1,260.3 M 906,253
YMLP Yorkville High Income MLP ETF 12.77% $252.1 M 111,927
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares 12.27% $47.9 M 12,695
IXP iShares Global Telecom ETF 11.56% $492.8 M 50,659
GMFS SPDR S&P Small Cap Emerging Asia Pacific ETF 11.14% $4.0 M 972
LMLP ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Wells Fargo MLP Ex-Energy ETN 10.34% $25.9 M 15,631
SLVO Silver Shares Covered Call ETN 9.99% n/a 27,433
MLPY Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN 9.90% $102.3 M 18,659
BRAF Brazil Financials ETF 9.69% $1.2 M 2,665
HYLD Peritus High Yield ETF 9.55% $423.9 M 97,286
ZMLP Zacks MLP High Income Shares 9.35% $97.5 M 34,455
YYY High Income ETF 9.31% $97.8 M 33,584
HVPW US Equity High Volatility Put Write Index Fund 9.18% $52.0 M 17,442
DBJP MSCI Japan Hedged Equity Fund 8.91% $1,144.1 M 239,502
DBGR db X-trackers MSCI Germany Hedged Equity Fund 8.76% $242.2 M 203,458
KBWD KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio 8.51% $337.5 M 88,167
BIZD Market Vectors BDC Income ETF 8.28% $80.5 M 37,284
MLPL E-TRACS 2x Leveraged Long Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index 8.18% $331.0 M 77,158
BRXX Brazil Infrastructure Index Fund 8.13% $14.4 M 11,261
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 7.91% $43.8 M 52,122
PCEF CEF Income Composite Portfolio 7.91% $693.2 M 178,216
MORT Market Vector Mortgage REIT Income ETF 7.74% $119.5 M 32,261
GCE Claymore CEF GS Connect ETN 7.57% $8.9 M 1,027
YMLI Yorkville High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF 7.39% $60.9 M 11,839
MLPJ Junior MLP ETF 7.20% $10.5 M 2,513
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 6.96% $3,078.8 M 3,149,045
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 6.90% $9,250.0 M 4,054,163
GYLD Dow Jones Global Yield ETF 6.89% $226.6 M 71,577
DBAW db X-trackers MSCI All World ex US Hedged Equity Fund 6.87% $47.3 M 20,972
SPFF SuperIncome Preferred ETF 6.85% $289.1 M 197,661
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN 6.83% $32.4 M 6,967
HYEM Market Vectors Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF 6.70% $423.6 M 174,034
EMHD EM Dividend High Income ETF 6.58% $2.6 M 1,407
MLPA MLP ETF 6.39% $162.6 M 113,986
NORW FTSE Norway 30 ETF 6.31% $98.4 M 92,852
DBUK MSCI United Kingdom Hedged Equity Fund 6.18% $5.2 M 1,211
CVY Multi-Asset Income ETF 6.18% $879.1 M 186,939
SDIV SuperDividend ETF 6.09% $1,075.2 M 214,644
DIV SuperDividend U.S. ETF 6.09% $311.5 M 104,327
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 6.06% $13,361.2 M 2,503,227
CHLC Market Vectors Renminbi Bond ETF 6.04% $5.0 M 1,462
PGX Preferred Portfolio 5.96% $2,779.3 M 1,191,497
DVHI ETRACS Diversified High Income ETN 5.94% $24.5 M 196
BDCS E-TRACS Linked to the Wells Fargo Business Development Company Index 5.91% $70.2 M 14,966
EMLC Market Vectors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF 5.91% $1,282.7 M 810,952
LVL S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF 5.88% $77.8 M 26,116
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities and Income ETF 5.83% $227.3 M 135,331
PGF Financial Preferred Portfolio 5.80% $1,443.1 M 324,098
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 5.79% $11,598.2 M 7,083,146
EWSS iShares MSCI Singapore Small-Cap ETF 5.71% $13.2 M 2,271
QYLD Recon Capital NASDAQ 100 Covered Call ETF 5.64% $20.1 M 6,111
ADRU BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund 5.63% $21.0 M 5,470
IBDH Dec 2018 Corporate Term ETF 5.62% $30.2 M 5,259
ILB Global Advantage Inflation-Linked Bond Strategy Fund 5.58% $100.0 M 2,523
PEX Global Listed Private Equity ETF 5.57% $14.8 M 1,602
HYHG High Yield Interest Rate Hedged ETF 5.53% $128.8 M 13,455
EMHY Emerging Markets High Yield Bond Fund 5.52% $220.5 M 72,988
PFXF Market Vectors Preferred Securities ex Financials ETF 5.51% $290.6 M 149,602
IHY Market Vectors International High Yield Bond ETF 5.46% $154.9 M 29,042
DVYA iShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF 5.41% $54.6 M 4,000
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 5.38% $15,500.9 M 6,487,803
KROO IQ Australia Small Cap ETF 5.37% $5.7 M 1,056
ADRD BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index 5.34% $55.6 M 10,100
MLPG E-TRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP Index 5.34% $30.8 M 1,945
ENZL iShares MSCI New Zealand Capped ETF 5.31% $133.8 M 21,611
DWX SPDR S&P International Dividend ETF 5.31% $1,494.9 M 213,448
PSK SPDR Wells Fargo Preferred Stock ETF 5.25% $300.9 M 38,516
ANGL Market Vectors Fallen Angel ETF 5.25% $30.3 M 10,559
AMJ Alerian MLP Index ETN 5.24% $5,566.4 M 975,787
EGPT Egypt Index ETF 5.21% $56.9 M 9,711
SJNK SPDR Barclays Capital Short Term High Yield Bond ETF 5.19% $4,477.6 M 1,538,570
MLPC C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP ETN 5.07% $174.9 M 11,775
BJK Market Vectors Gaming ETF 5.03% $30.0 M 11,366
FBZ Brazil AlphaDEX Fund 5.02% $3.0 M 1,609
VRP Variable Rate Preferred Portfolio 5.00% $206.7 M 88,778
PFEM Fundamental Emerging Markets Local Debt Portfolio 4.99% $4.8 M 1,302
CEW Dreyfus Emerging Currency Fund 4.99% $76.7 M 28,514
XMPT Market Vectors CEF Municipal Income ETF 4.99% $46.4 M 13,097
IDXJ Market Vectors Indonesia Small-Cap ETF 4.98% $7.8 M 4,710
BRF Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF 4.97% $102.3 M 72,050
KBWY KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio 4.97% $124.8 M 21,567
MDIV Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund 4.95% $1,088.2 M 284,280
RWXL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones International Real Estate ETN 4.95% $15.3 M 10,498
SUBD Solactive Investment Grade Subordinated Debt Fund 4.93% $6.3 M 367