Schwab U.S. Dividend Equity ETF SCHD targets higher-yielding stocks while anchoring on quality. Its quality orientation should help it weather downturns better than its large-value category peers. In combination with its cost advantage relative to its category competition, this defensive tilt should help it outperform the Russell 1000 Value Index over the long term. It earns a Morningstar Analyst Rating of Silver.
Will SCHD outperform in future?
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The Process Pillar is our assessment of how sensible, clearly defined, and repeatable SCHD’s performance objective and investment process is for both security selection and portfolio construction.
The People Pillar is our evaluation of the SCHD management team’s experience and ability. We find that high-quality management teams deliver superior performance relative to their benchmarks and/or peers.
The Parent Pillar is our rating of SCHD’s parent organization’s priorities and whether they’re in line with investors’ interests.