|Bid||0.00 x 1000|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||18.38 - 18.44|
|52 Week Range||18.01 - 19.11|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.63%|
Preferred stocks pay dividends to shareholders before they pay dividends to holders of common stock. The dividend rate is fixed. In the event a company liquidates, holders of preferred stock receive distributions first.
Instead of investing in individual stocks, which carry high risk if a stock's share price falls, ETF investors have reduced risk exposure through diversification. Plus, ETFs have much lower fees, which translate to higher total returns over extended periods. Here are 11 top dividend ETFs that offer high dividend yields.
The stock market bulls are playing hide and seek as the Dow Jones Industrial Average has been trading in wild swings this week. The blue-chip index fluctuated in a range of 1,600 and 1,200 on Monday and Tuesday, respectively, marking the two biggest intraday ranges in history. The index also swung in a range of more than 500 points on Wednesday, indicating heightened volatility.Source: Shutterstock
With the start of the New Year finally upon us, it can mean only one thing — it’s tax season. And while the new Republican tax bill does hold plenty of promise, the reality is, most tax analysts have no idea what the long-term effects on the average Joe will be. Ultimately, it means investors still need to be as tax efficient as it comes with their portfolios.
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Low beta ETFs exhibit greater levels of stability than their market-sensitive counterparts and will usually lose less when the market is crumbling.