International Dividend ETFs: A Fiscal Cliff Survival Tool?
An ominous tone set by the fiscal cliff that has grown louder since Election Day is the primary excuse behind the recent declines endured by dividend ETFs. Popular multi-sector dividend ETFs focused on U.S. equities have been hammered in the past week. Since November 7 the Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF (NYSE: VIG [FREE Stock Trend Analysis]) the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (NYSE: SDY) and the iShares High Dividend Equity Fund (NYSE: HDV) have lost an average of 4.2 percent. Things are worse for some so-called dividend sectors funds such as those tracking telecommunications and utilities names. As one example ...
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