ETF Spotlight: August 2013

Published on by on August 1, 2013

Each month, we highlight an ETF flying under the radar that offers exposure to a unique asset class or investment strategy. This month, we take a closer look at a small-cap dividend growth ETF breaking ground for the expansion of growth ETFs.

WisdomTree is making history with the launch of U.S. SmallCap Dividend Growth Fund (DGRS) as it is the first small cap-focused ETF out on the market that targets growing dividend-paying securities. Exposure to this often overlooked corner of the U.S. market is appealing for several reasons: first and foremost, small cap stocks have historically outperformed their large-cap counterparts during bull markets; second, with interest rates still hovering near record lows, investors are actively scouring the market for meaningful sources of current income.

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