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% $29.5 M 26,256
MORL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN 20.87% $283.7 M 232,595
TMV Daily 20 Year Plus Treasury Bear 3x Shares 18.33% $523.8 M 713,238
BDCL E-TRACS 2xLeveraged Long Wells Fargo Business Development Company ETN 17.64% $246.3 M 182,324
SLVO Silver Shares Covered Call ETN 15.64% n/a 40,011
ICN Dreyfus Indian Rupee Fund 15.60% $23.4 M 5,577
CEFL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Closed-End Fund ETN 15.34% $196.7 M 216,285
IST SPDR S&P International Telecommunications Sector ETF 13.07% $43.4 M 18,039
DBBR MSCI Brazil Hedged Equity Fund 12.88% $12.0 M 15,342
REM iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF 12.86% $1,291.1 M 960,589
TYO Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares 12.27% $54.4 M 14,589
MORT Market Vector Mortgage REIT Income ETF 11.97% $120.8 M 37,067
DVHL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Diversified High Income ETN 11.82% $33.5 M 26,191
IXP iShares Global Telecom ETF 11.68% $468.8 M 68,479
PEX Global Listed Private Equity ETF 11.62% $12.1 M 3,412
IFGL FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate ex-U.S. Index Fund 11.49% $838.2 M 141,165
HVPW US Equity High Volatility Put Write Index Fund 10.99% $52.6 M 34,439
GMFS SPDR S&P Small Cap Emerging Asia Pacific ETF 10.12% $4.3 M 1,482
INXX India Infrastructure ETF 9.79% $47.4 M 64,170
YMLP Yorkville High Income MLP ETF 9.41% $316.2 M 135,112
DXPS WisdomTree United Kingdom Hedged Equity Fund 9.32% $24.7 M 16,717
YYY High Income ETF 9.21% $77.5 M 58,600
MLPL E-TRACS 2x Leveraged Long Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index 8.79% $279.8 M 85,170
MDD SPDR S&P International Mid Cap ETF 8.54% $67.1 M 8,120
HYLD Peritus High Yield ETF 8.27% $661.1 M 449,382
PSP Listed Private Equity 8.24% $501.2 M 410,395
KBWD KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio 8.03% $269.9 M 61,600
PCEF CEF Income Composite Portfolio 7.94% $617.5 M 170,738
RETL Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares 7.91% $15.4 M 4,692
BDCS E-TRACS Linked to the Wells Fargo Business Development Company Index 7.78% $67.2 M 27,353
BIZD Market Vectors BDC Income ETF 7.55% $45.1 M 19,579
MLPY Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN 7.49% $48.1 M 18,082
GCE Claymore CEF GS Connect ETN 7.26% $9.4 M 5,152
JUNR Junior Miners ETF 7.25% $4.6 M 11,767
SPFF SuperIncome Preferred ETF 7.20% $162.1 M 91,617
CORP Investment Grade Corporate Bond Index Fund 6.73% $183.9 M 34,103
PBP S&P 500 BuyWrite Portfolio 6.72% $394.6 M 201,498
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF 6.69% $3,138.3 M 3,571,848
GYLD Dow Jones Global Yield ETF 6.65% $163.2 M 94,200
SKK UltraShort Russell2000 Growth 6.58% $3.5 M 2,220
JEM GEMS Index ETN 6.48% $1.3 M 6,298
PFF iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF 6.42% $10,965.6 M 1,635,221
IHY Market Vectors International High Yield Bond ETF 6.42% $205.4 M 51,817
DVYL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones Select Dividend Index ETN 6.36% $19.5 M 13,255
HYEM Market Vectors Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF 6.13% $437.1 M 103,071
LVL S&P Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF 6.12% $92.7 M 38,067
ADRU BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index Fund 6.12% $19.5 M 4,542
MLPJ Junior MLP ETF 6.11% $17.9 M 5,805
EMHD EM Dividend High Income ETF 6.07% $2.8 M 1,080
PGX Preferred Portfolio 6.07% $2,253.0 M 728,252
SDIV SuperDividend ETF 6.02% $1,023.4 M 324,641
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 6.01% $9,393.8 M 4,159,150
DVYA iShares Asia/Pacific Dividend ETF 6.01% $53.6 M 6,852
PGF Financial Preferred Portfolio 6.01% $1,399.0 M 240,317
PFXF Market Vectors Preferred Securities ex Financials ETF 6.00% $181.7 M 38,962
PSK SPDR Wells Fargo Preferred Stock ETF 5.96% $259.9 M 25,832
BRAZ Brazil Mid Cap ETF 5.94% $7.8 M 4,580
DVHI ETRACS Diversified High Income ETN 5.89% $25.8 M 3,988
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities and Income ETF 5.74% $84.7 M 37,306
YMLI Yorkville High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF 5.69% $45.5 M 10,267
EMLC Market Vectors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF 5.64% $940.0 M 292,379
ROOF IQ US Real Estate Small Cap ETF 5.63% $69.7 M 19,938
ADRD BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index 5.61% $56.9 M 5,885
XMPT Market Vectors CEF Municipal Income ETF 5.60% $37.9 M 10,308
DTH DEFA High-Yielding Equity Fund 5.60% $319.2 M 37,961
FEU SPDR STOXX Europe 50 ETF 5.59% $250.8 M 103,073
MDIV Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund 5.57% $836.8 M 227,727
YDIV International Multi-Asset Diversified Income Index Fund 5.55% $13.1 M 5,445
EWSS iShares MSCI Singapore Small-Cap ETF 5.50% $13.6 M 3,398
HYD Market Vectors High Yield Municipal Index ETF 5.48% $1,309.4 M 309,409
IPFF iShares International Preferred Stock ETF 5.47% $39.7 M 10,438
IFAS FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Asia Index Fund 5.47% $18.9 M 6,162
HYLS High Yield Long/Short ETF 5.38% $179.0 M 28,456
JNK SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF 5.34% $9,570.4 M 6,619,591
DWX SPDR S&P International Dividend ETF 5.31% $1,449.2 M 184,795
DIV SuperDividend U.S. ETF 5.30% $256.7 M 126,914
MLPA MLP ETF 5.29% $138.6 M 69,718
ANGL Market Vectors Fallen Angel ETF 5.28% $16.6 M 3,629
THHY Market Vectors Treasury-Hedged High Yield Bond ETF 5.25% $10.0 M 1,552
HYG iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF 5.19% $14,249.6 M 5,755,146
ZMLP Zacks MLP High Income Shares 5.14% $54.4 M 20,083
CVY Multi-Asset Income ETF 5.10% $1,179.4 M 237,638
DVYE iShares Emerging Markets Dividend ETF 5.06% $259.9 M 76,218
HYHG High Yield Interest Rate Hedged ETF 5.06% $161.0 M 23,377
SJL UltraShort Russell MidCap Value 5.04% $0.5 M 875
EMCD SPDR BofA Merrill Lynch Emerging Markets Corporate Bond ETF 4.99% $24.1 M 3,400
CEW Dreyfus Emerging Currency Fund 4.99% $87.4 M 26,321
RWXL ETRACS Monthly Pay 2x Leveraged Dow Jones International Real Estate ETN 4.98% $14.3 M 4,103
IDV iShares International Select Dividend ETF 4.93% $4,401.7 M 1,015,115
SJNK SPDR Barclays Capital Short Term High Yield Bond ETF 4.88% $4,222.5 M 1,573,202
GHYG Global High Yield Corporate Bond Fund 4.85% $104.1 M 16,395
SMLV SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ETF 4.84% $15.0 M 2,954