SmartETFs Dividend Builder ETF (DIVS)

NYSEARCA: DIVS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.01 (-0.03%)
At close: Jan 25, 2022 2:46 PM
-0.19 (-0.74%)
After-hours:Jan 25, 2022 8:00 PM EST
Expense Ratio0.65%
PE Ratio16.38
Shares Out909,800
Dividend (ttm)0.30
Dividend Yield0.93%
Ex-Dividend DateDec 3, 2021
1-Year Return+7.10%
Previous Close25.70
Day's Range25.30 - 25.69
52-Week Low17.52
52-Week High17.52
Inception DateMar 30, 2012

About DIVS

The fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in publicly-traded equity securities in dividend-paying companies that the Adviser believes have the ability to consistently increase their dividend payments over the medium term (three to five years). Equity Securities may include common stocks, preferred stocks, securities convertible into common stocks, rights and warrants.

Asset ClassEquity
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolDIVS
Index TrackedMSCI World NR

Top 10 Holdings

31.69% of assets
Novo Nordisk A/S Class BNOVO B.CO3.54%
Otis WorldwideOTIS3.14%
Arthur J. Gallagher & CompanyAJG3.14%
The Procter & Gamble CompanyPG3.11%
Roche Holding AGROG.SW3.10%
Diageo PLCDGE.L3.10%
Schneider Electric SESU.PA3.07%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 30, 2021$NaNJan 10, 2022
Dec 3, 2021$NaNDec 7, 2021
Sep 24, 2021$NaNSep 28, 2021
Jun 25, 2021$NaNJun 29, 2021
Full Dividend History


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