NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The latest wave of income oriented ETFs focuses on companies with track records for dividend growth. In the last few weeks the market has seen the EG Shares Emerging Markets Dividend Growth ETF (EMDG) and the WisdomTree US Dividend Growth Fund (DGRW)start trading. Right on the heels of DGRW WisdomTree then launched the US Small Cap Dividend Growth Fund (DGRS).There are several ways to assemble dividend growers and in the case of DGRS there is more to it than something simple like 10 years of dividend increases. The constituents of the WisdomTree Small Cap Dividend Index are scored for long term earnings growth expectations and returns on equity and assets for the last three years. The top 50% based on this process are then dividend weighted based on expected dividends in the coming year to populate DGRS.
New Fund Brings Dividend Growth In Small Caps
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