Equity ETF Overview

Equity ETFs invest in stocks of U.S. or international companies. Thus, equity ETFs have a claim of ownership on the underlying business.

With 1451 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Equity ETFs gather total assets under management of $2,882.95B. The average expense ratio is 0.55%. Equity ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Equity ETF is the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY with $283.03B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Equity ETF was the NAIL at 306.54%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Equity space was the Reality Shares Nasdaq NexGen Economy ETF BLCN in 01/17/18.


EMLBiPath Long Enhanced MSCI Emerging Markets Index ETN91.65%
YINNDirexion Daily FTSE China Bull 3X Shares44.03%
BRZUDirexion Daily MSCI Brazil Bull 3X Shares43.70%
LBJDirexion Daily Latin America Bull 3X Shares38.57%
GUSHDirexion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares38.01%


YANGDirexion Daily FTSE China Bear 3X Shares-32.18%
DRIPDirexion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares-30.07%
GASXDirexion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares-29.30%
RUSSDirexion Daily Russia Bear 3x Shares-28.90%
ERYDirexion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares-26.56%

top creations

SPYSPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust20,859.56
DIASPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Trust1,588.01
EFAiShares MSCI EAFE ETF1,507.04
VEAVanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF1,223.85
IWDiShares Russell 1000 Value ETF1,131.14

top redemptions

IWMiShares Russell 2000 ETF-2,749.35
QQQPowerShares QQQ Trust-1,152.84
HEDJWisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Fund-995.25
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR Fund-816.34
USMViShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF-787.92


USMCPrincipal U.S. Mega-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF5,539.87%
SCHKSchwab 1000 Index ETF1,829.42%
NUMGNuShares ESG Mid-Cap Growth ETF207.38%
ESGGFlexShares STOXX Global ESG Impact Index Fund206.61%
NULGNuShares ESG Large-Cap Growth ETF186.57%


FTXGFirst Trust Nasdaq Food & Beverage ETF-66.48%
HEWPiShares Currency Hedged MSCI Spain ETF-59.74%
ESGSColumbia Sustainable U.S. Equity Income ETF-59.42%
LBDCETRACS 2xLeveraged Long Wells Fargo Business Development Company ETN Series B-56.92%
MRRLETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN Series B -54.53%

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