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Another new take on dividend ETFs is the Global X SuperDividend ETF(NYSEArca: SDIV), which is a global play on dividend paying companies. The U.S., Australia and the U.K. are the top countries represented. Consumer discretionary and telecom are the top sectors in the fund. Most of the fund’s underperformance in relation to other dividend ETFs is due to weary investors who are avoiding the global market in general. [Choosing the Right Dividend ETF]

When selecting a dividend ETFs, investors should remember the importance of researching the fund’s strategy and portfolio holdings.

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Tisha Guerrero contributed to this article.