This ETF is one of several dividend-weighted products from WisdomTree, part of a suite of products that uses fundamental factors as a means of allocating exposure and avoiding the potential pitfalls of market cap-weighting strategies. This product is unique in that it removes the financial sector from the underlying portfolio; because financial stocks often pay attractive dividend yields, this sector generally has a meaningful allocation in any dividend-weighted product. For investors looking to steer clear of financial stocks, DTN can be an effective way to access large and mid cap U.S. stocks without the risks associated with big banks and other financial institutions. As such, DTN has the potential to be used as a component of a long-term portfolio, or as a shorter-term tactical tool for shifting exposure away from from financials while enhancing the current returns generated by the equity portion of a portfolio.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for DTN on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Large Cap Value Equities with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.View the Category Report
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for this ETF and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb.com Category.
This ETF is currently available for commission free trading on the following platforms: (E*TRADE)
There are 28 other ETFs in the Large Cap Value Equities ETFdb.com Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:
This section shows how this ETF has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb.com Category.
The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.
The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of DTN relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
This section shows how the volatility of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.
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