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 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:

  • Equity

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.


GASXDirexion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares62.17%
DRIPDirexion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares52.43%
ERYDirexion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares50.71%
DUGProShares UltraShort Oil & Gas31.42%
DUSTDirexion Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares24.43%


GASLDirexion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares-43.78%
GUSHDirexion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares-41.63%
ERXDirexion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares-37.45%
NAILDirexion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares-35.86%
NUGTDirexion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares-27.16%

top creations

SPYSPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust13,591.82
IVViShares Core S&P 500 ETF6,374.96
IEMGiShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF3,218.62
EEMiShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF3,094.06
IEFAiShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF2,949.70

top redemptions

IWDiShares Russell 1000 Value ETF-2,725.45
EFAiShares MSCI EAFE ETF-1,923.62
IWMiShares Russell 2000 ETF-1,677.54
IWFiShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF-1,262.32
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund-1,171.46


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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