Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF - SMDV Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF

ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF seeks investment results, before fees and expenses, that track the performance of the Russell 2000® Dividend Growth Index.

  • The only ETF that focuses exclusively on companies in the Russell 2000 Index that have grown dividends for at least 10 consecutive years.††
  • Historically, companies that grew their dividends outperformed those that didn't.
  • SMDV is part of the largest suite of ETFs focused on dividend growers, covering U.S. and international markets.
  • Learn more about the Russell 2000's strongest dividend growers.
  • Watch the video: "Mid/Small-Cap Dividend Growers Outlook, and Hedged Bonds."

2017

Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Payable Date Dividend Long-Term Capital Gain Short-Term Capital Gain Return of Capital
09/27/17 09/28/17 10/05/17 0.278092 -- -- --
06/21/17 06/23/17 06/29/17 0.2325 -- -- --
03/22/17 03/24/17 03/30/17 0.162894 -- -- --

2016

Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Payable Date Dividend Long-Term Capital Gain Short-Term Capital Gain Return of Capital
12/21/16 12/23/16 12/30/16 0.259239 -- -- --
09/21/16 09/23/16 09/29/16 0.162194 -- -- --
06/22/16 06/24/16 06/30/16 0.146832 -- -- --
03/23/16 03/28/16 04/01/16 0.157047 -- -- --

2015

Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Payable Date Dividend Long-Term Capital Gain Short-Term Capital Gain Return of Capital
12/22/15 12/24/15 12/31/15 0.253341 -- -- --
09/23/15 09/25/15 10/01/15 0.182856 -- -- --
06/24/15 06/26/15 07/02/15 0.154832 -- -- --
03/25/15 03/27/15 04/02/15 0.137112 -- -- --

†† If fewer than 40 stocks meet the criteria, the index may include companies with shorter dividend growth histories.

Source: Ned Davis Research analysis of companies underlying the Russell 3000 Index, a measure of the broad U.S. equities market. Data is from February 2, 1987 through December 31, 2015.