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The $7.1 billion iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund (NYSEArca: DVY) is up 4.1% year to date, versus a 1.8% loss for the S&P 500, according to Morningstar. The ETF sported a 12-month yield of 3.51% as of July 29. The fund’s top three sectors are utilities, consumer goods and industrials at 34.7%, 21.5% and 13%, respectively.

Other dividend ETFs include:

  • Powershares Intl Dividend Achievers (NYSEArca: PID)
  • iShares High Dividend Equity Fund (NYSEArca: HDV)
  • Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSEArca: VIG)
  • SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (NYSEArca: SDY)
  • WisdomTree LargeCap Dividend (NYSEArca: DLN)

iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund

Max Chen contributed to this article.

Full disclosure: Tom Lydon’s clients own DVY.