Consumer Discretionary ETF Overview

Consumer discretionary is the term given to goods and services that are considered non-essential by consumers, but desirable if their available income is sufficient to purchase them. Consumer discretionary goods include durable goods, apparel, entertainment and leisure, and automobiles.

With 32 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Consumer Discretionary ETFs gather total assets under management of $23.67B. The average expense ratio is 0.59%. Consumer Discretionary ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Consumer Discretionary ETF is the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund XLY with $13.29B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Consumer Discretionary ETF was the NAIL at 130.90%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Consumer Discretionary space was the ProShares Decline of the Retail Store ETF EMTY in 11/14/17.


PBSPowerShares Dynamic Media Portfolio4.54%
SCCProShares UltraShort Consumer Services4.35%
IBUYAmplify Online Retail3.94%
EMTYProShares Decline of the Retail Store ETF3.72%
BJKVanEck Vectors Gaming ETF1.93%


NAILDirexion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares-31.20%
HOMLETRACS Monthly Reset 2xLeveraged ISE Exclusively Homebuilders ETN-21.72%
RETLDirexion Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares-11.69%
ITBiShares U.S. Home Construction ETF-10.85%
XHBSPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF-7.49%

top creations

FDISFidelity MSCI Consumer Discretionary Index ETF90.84
VCRVanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF65.54
GAMRETFMG Video Game Tech ETF35.46
NAILDirexion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares26.83
CHIQGlobal X China Consumer ETF23.17

top redemptions

XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund-511.04
ITBiShares U.S. Home Construction ETF-313.24
XRTSPDR S&P Retail ETF-270.04
XHBSPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF-172.65
ECONColumbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF-36.36


NAILDirexion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares137.98%
RETLDirexion Daily Retail Bull 3x Shares60.60%
ITBiShares U.S. Home Construction ETF29.31%
HOMLETRACS Monthly Reset 2xLeveraged ISE Exclusively Homebuilders ETN25.69%
FXDFirst Trust Consumer Discretionary AlphaDEX Fund18.17%


FTXDFirst Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF-50.12%
RXIiShares Global Consumer Discretionary ETF-15.34%
RTHVanEck Vectors Retail ETF-14.17%
UCCProShares Ultra Consumer Services-8.62%
PEZPowerShares DWA Consumer Cyclicals Momentum Portfolio-7.20%

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