The Zacks Sustainable Dividend Index seeks to maximize dividend income by selecting dividend-paying stocks from the largest 1,500, by market capitalization, U.S.-listed equities as well as outperform, on a risk-adjusted basis, the S&P 1500 Dividend Index and other dividend benchmarks. The Index constituent selection methodology utilizes multi-factor proprietary selection rules to identify those stocks that offer the most attractive risk/return potential. The Index, seeking to maximize dividend sustainability at the time of each rebalance, is designed to eliminate companies that have recently paid a dividend and include those companies that are expected to pay dividends. The Index is adjusted on a monthly basis.
Top 10 Holdings
Downloadas of 04/27/2017
|VZ||Verizon Communications Inc||2.58%|
|F||Ford Motor Co||2.49%|
|APO||Apollo Global Management LLC||2.03%|
|ARLP||Alliance Resource Partners LP||2.02%|
|GOV||Government Properties Income Trust||1.88%|