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WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund

etf
DES
Dividend policy
Active
Price as of:
$30.33 +0.53 +0%
primary theme
U.S. Small-Cap Value Equity
DES (ETF)

WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund

Dividend policy
Active
Price as of:
$30.33 +0.53 +0%
primary theme
U.S. Small-Cap Value Equity
DES (ETF)
WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund
Dividend policy
Active
Price as of:
$30.33 +0.53 +0%
primary theme
U.S. Small-Cap Value Equity

DES - Snapshot

Vitals

  • YTD Return 11.8%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 0.9%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 9.1%
  • Net Assets $1.59 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 12.2%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$29.80
$15.92
$30.33

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.38%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 50.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) N/A
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification

  • Primary Theme U.S. Small-Cap Value Equity
  • Fund Type Exchange Traded Fund
  • Investment Style Small Value

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Overview

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Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

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Dividend.com Ratings*

$42.27

+2.37%

$13.23 B

1.64%

$0.68

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22.77%

0.52%

$28.65

+2.50%

$10.90 B

1.28%

$0.36

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21.45%

0.37%

$42.34

+2.42%

$4.88 B

1.20%

$0.50

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18.93%

0.45%

$10.48

+2.44%

$3.06 B

0.30%

$0.03

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21.58%

1.25%

$31.40

-3.41%

$1.24 B

0.59%

$0.19

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16.69%

1.01%

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Overview

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Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

Allocations

Expenses

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Dividend.com Ratings*

$163.24

+2.07%

$37.82 B

1.11%

$1.77

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11.52%

0.07%

$157.68

+2.73%

$12.99 B

1.38%

$2.11

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15.83%

0.24%

$80.55

+2.99%

$3.12 B

1.19%

$0.93

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18.72%

0.15%

$30.33

+1.78%

$1.59 B

2.44%

$0.73

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11.80%

0.38%

$170.81

+2.79%

$890.41 M

1.20%

$1.99

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18.72%

0.15%

DES - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 14.0%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 0.9%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 9.1%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 2.94%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 1.4%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    WisdomTree
  • Inception Date
    Jun 16, 2006
  • Shares Outstanding
    58800000
  • Share Class
    N/A
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Thomas Durante

Fund Description

Under normal circumstances, at least 95% of the fund's total assets (exclusive of collateral held from securities lending) will be invested in component securities of the index and investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the economic characteristics of such component securities. The index is a fundamentally weighted index measuring the performance of the small-capitalization segment of the U.S. dividend-paying market. The fund is non-diversified.


DES - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period DES Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 11.8% -7.6% 36.9% 88.97%
1 Yr 4.5% -18.7% 64.7% 81.50%
3 Yr 0.9%* -4.8% 14.8% 75.73%
5 Yr 9.1%* 0.1% 22.2% 64.44%
10 Yr 9.1%* 3.3% 13.2% 27.12%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period DES Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 -7.3% -49.4% 364.1% 91.69%
2019 16.9% -21.7% 34.0% 62.13%
2018 -15.6% -57.2% -0.5% 9.28%
2017 -64.9% -64.9% 24.5% 100.00%
2016 27.4% -3.9% 68.2% 14.89%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period DES Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 14.0% -7.6% 36.9% 71.60%
1 Yr 4.5% -21.2% 64.7% 77.46%
3 Yr 0.9%* -5.9% 14.8% 70.56%
5 Yr 9.1%* 0.1% 22.2% 61.63%
10 Yr 9.1%* 3.3% 13.2% 25.78%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period DES Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 -7.3% -49.4% 364.1% 91.69%
2019 16.9% -21.7% 34.0% 62.13%
2018 -15.6% -48.1% -0.5% 29.90%
2017 5.4% -28.5% 24.5% 66.22%
2016 27.4% -3.9% 70.7% 26.69%

DES - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

DES Category Low Category High DES % Rank
Net Assets 1.59 B 1.46 M 37.8 B 20.65%
Number of Holdings 588 1 1591 10.44%
Net Assets in Top 10 194 M 204 K 1.81 B 23.43%
Weighting of Top 10 12.17% 4.0% 100.0% 75.88%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Antero Midstream Corp 2.31%
  2. B&G Foods Inc 2.19%
  3. The Chemours Co 1.70%
  4. Equitrans Midstream Corp 1.65%
  5. Vector Group Ltd 1.62%
  6. Compass Minerals International Inc 1.28%
  7. Olin Corp 1.18%
  8. South Jersey Industries Inc 1.13%
  9. Rent-A-Center Inc 1.11%
  10. Kontoor Brands Inc 1.05%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High DES % Rank
Stocks
100.00% 46.04% 101.25% 7.19%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 13.55% 89.10%
Other
0.00% -0.01% 51.55% 88.17%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 1.83% 87.94%
Cash
0.00% -37.03% 37.47% 97.45%
Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 34.95% 88.86%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High DES % Rank
Financial Services
25.05% 0.00% 41.91% 53.86%
Industrials
16.80% 2.99% 38.91% 73.07%
Consumer Cyclical
11.31% 1.14% 45.71% 81.73%
Consumer Defense
10.02% 0.00% 15.31% 2.34%
Real Estate
9.64% 0.00% 23.46% 29.51%
Basic Materials
7.47% 0.00% 77.97% 23.89%
Utilities
6.03% 0.00% 11.41% 5.15%
Technology
4.66% 0.00% 34.20% 93.44%
Communication Services
4.58% 0.00% 22.27% 10.54%
Healthcare
2.87% 0.00% 22.34% 82.20%
Energy
1.57% 0.00% 37.23% 85.95%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High DES % Rank
US
99.60% 18.85% 100.26% 6.26%
Non US
0.40% 0.00% 73.13% 81.67%

DES - Expenses

Operational Fees

DES Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.38% 0.05% 49.72% 94.99%
Management Fee 0.38% 0.00% 1.48% 7.21%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 0.47% N/A

Sales Fees

DES Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 3.50% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.00% N/A

Trading Fees

DES Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.50% 2.00% N/A

Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

DES Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 50.00% 3.00% 468.00% 42.99%

DES - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

DES Category Low Category High DES % Rank
Dividend Yield 1.38% 0.00% 3.64% 1.39%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

DES Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly Annually Monthly Annually

Net Income Ratio Analysis

DES Category Low Category High DES % Rank
Net Income Ratio 2.94% -2.48% 4.15% 1.17%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

DES Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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DES - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Thomas Durante


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Feb 29, 2008

12.93

12.9%

Mr. Thomas J. Durante, CFA, a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager, Equity Portfolio Management, has been with Mellon Capital since January 2000. Mr. Durante heads a team of portfolio managers covering domestic and international index portfolios. Prior to joining Mellon Capital, Mr. Durante worked in the fund accounting department for The Dreyfus Corporation. Mr. Durante attained the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. Mr. Durante graduated with a B.A. in Accounting from Fairfield University and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Pittsburgh.

Marlene Walker-Smith


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Oct 26, 2020

0.27

0.3%

Ms. Marlene Walker-Smith, a Director, Co-Head of Equity Index Portfolio Management, has been with Mellon Investments Corporation since 1995. Ms. Walker-Smith leads a team of portfolio managers covering domestic and international index portfolios, as well as corporate actions. Previously, she served as an equity index portfolio manager and equity trader forMellon Investments Corporation. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Walker Smith was a trader for Banc One Investment Advisors Corporation and a brokerage services manager for Mid Atlantic Capital Corporation. She has been in the investment industry since 1990. Ms. Walker-Smith earned an MBA in finance from the University of Pittsburgh and a BA in history and Russian from Washington & Jefferson College.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.08 36.12 7.18 2.25