Equity ETFs invest in stocks of U.S. or international companies. Thus, equity ETFs have a claim of ownership on the underlying business.
With 1478 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Equity ETFs gather total assets under management of $2,840.77B. The average expense ratio is 0.55%. Equity ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
The largest Equity ETF is the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY with $271.67B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Equity ETF was the CWEB at 142.88%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Equity space was the Portfolio+ Developed Markets ETF PPDM in 02/15/18.