Midcap ETF Overview

Midcap ETFs invest in the equity of companies with market capitalizations of roughly $2 billion to $10 billion. To some, midcap stocks are attractive because of the theoretically greater growth potential than large-caps but also because they have less risk than smaller companies.

Midcap ETFs are part of the following market segments:

With 49 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Midcap ETFs gather total assets under management of $162.28B. The average expense ratio is of 1.2%. Midcap ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Commodities

The largest Midcap ETF is the iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF IJH with $42.18B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Midcap ETF was the UMDD at 48.5%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Midcap space was the First Trust Mid Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF RNMC in 06/20/17.


PXMGPowerShares Russell Midcap Pure Growth Portfolio4.60%
MIDUDirexion Daily Mid Cap Bull 3x Shares4.31%
FNYFirst Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund3.85%
UMDDProShares UltraPro MidCap4003.65%
JKHiShares Morningstar Mid-Cap Growth ETF2.85%


SMDDProShares UltraPro Short MidCap400-4.33%
MIDZDirexion Daily Mid Cap Bear 3X Shares-4.22%
MZZProShares UltraShort MidCap400-2.81%
MYYProShares Short MidCap400-1.37%
REGLProShares S&P MidCap 400 Dividend Aristocrats ETF-0.13%

top creations

IJHiShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF517.19
IWRiShares Russell Midcap ETF249.46
VOVanguard Mid-Cap ETF246.03
IWPiShares Russell Mid-Cap Growth ETF202.21
IWSiShares Russell Mid-Cap Value ETF154.10

top redemptions

IJKiShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Growth ETF-133.18
IJJiShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF-23.09
JPMEJPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Mid Cap Equity ETF-12.45
VOTVanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF-11.92
JKGiShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF-8.85


NUMGNuShares ESG Mid-Cap Growth ETF207.38%
NUMVNuShares ESG Mid-Cap Value ETF184.68%
MVVProShares Ultra MidCap40032.23%
JHMMJohn Hancock Multifactor Mid Cap ETF20.03%
SMDDProShares UltraPro Short MidCap40014.90%


FLQMFranklin LibertyQ U.S. Mid Cap Equity ETF-49.05%
JPMEJPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Mid Cap Equity ETF-14.06%
EQWMPowerShares Russell Midcap Equal Weight Portfolio-7.41%
MYYProShares Short MidCap400-6.60%
MIDZDirexion Daily Mid Cap Bear 3X Shares-6.50%

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