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The 4 Most Important Income ETFs to Own

Even ETFs stuffed with blue chips tend to throw off lousy dividend yields, but these funds range from 3% to 6%

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The 4 Most Important Income ETFs to Own

One of the many reasons income ETFs have become all the rage in the stock market is the ease with which one can obtain both dividends and diversification in a given sector, or even across the entire market.

ETFstock185 The 4 Most Important Income ETFs to OwnThe protection afforded by diversification cannot be underemphasized. While a given sector can get hammered and an ETF along with it, broadly diversified ETFs — particularly those offering good dividend yields — will often be able to sustain just about anything short of a market crash.

In hunting for the safest income ETFs I could find, I wanted to find funds that were not only broadly diversified but also offered average to above-average yields.

There’s nothing wrong with your standard large-cap income ETF — they have a place in most portfolios. But if you can take advantage of something that offers both diversification and high yield … why wouldn’t you?

Here’s a look:

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