The iShares Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend (NYSEArca: IDV) also focuses the most weight in financials, followed by utilities and energy. Australia, the United Kingdom and Italy have the highest allocations. The expense ratio is 0.50%, with a yield of 5.49%.  The methodology balances maximizing dividend yield with ensuring companies show signs of having healthy a healthy business, and the ability to keep the yields in the future. [S&P’s Best Dividend ETF Picks]

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Tisha Guerrero contributed to this article.