Sectors ETF Overview

Sector ETFs dissect the market according to their economy activity. These products are popular with investors looking for targeted exposure in addition to their core equity exposure, as well as those looking to take advantage of long-term trends in the economy.

Furthermore, investors can benefit from the low correlations between each sector, which allows for easier risk management. From an active management perspective, they can also implement sector rotation strategies.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

NAILDirexion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares28.09%
HOMLETRACS Monthly Reset 2xLeveraged ISE Exclusively Homebuilders ETN21.51%
DPSTDirexion Daily Regional Banks Bull 3X Shares17.73%
SOXLDirexion Daily Semiconductor Bull 3x Shares15.30%
FINUProShares UltraPro Financial Select Sector12.13%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

SOXSDirexion Daily Semiconductor Bear 3x Shares-14.58%
WDRWDirexion Daily Regional Banks Bear 3X Shares-14.57%
SSGProShares UltraShort Semiconductors-10.78%
FINZProShares UltraPro Short Financial Select Sector-10.00%
FAZDirexion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares-9.74%

AUM WINNERS

GOAUU.S. Global GO Gold and Precious Metal Miners ETF95.37%
DFENDirexion Daily Aerospace & Defense Bull 3X Shares84.60%
DRIPDirexion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares72.99%
NAILDirexion Daily Homebuilders & Supplies Bull 3X Shares71.77%
RXDProShares UltraShort Health Care66.72%

AUM LOSERS

FTXGFirst Trust Nasdaq Food & Beverage ETF-66.60%
FTXDFirst Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF-50.70%
FTXHFirst Trust Nasdaq Pharmaceuticals ETF-50.12%
SSGProShares UltraShort Semiconductors-38.52%
JDSTDirexion Daily Junior Gold Miners Index Bear 3X Shares-36.40%

ETF Results:

443 ETFs
As of 10/19/2017
VNQVanguard REIT ETFVanguard0.12%$34.96B0.01%Equity: U.S. Real Estate
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$28.84B0.04%Equity: U.S. Financials
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$18.59B0.02%Equity: U.S. Technology
XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$17.72B0.01%Equity: U.S. Health Care
XLEEnergy Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$16.48B0.02%Equity: U.S. Energy
VGTVanguard Information Technology ETFVanguard0.10%$15.41B0.03%Equity: U.S. Technology
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$13.16B0.01%Equity: U.S. Industrials
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$11.72B0.01%Equity: U.S. Consumer Cyclicals
IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETFBlackRock0.47%$10.22B0.06%Equity: U.S. Biotech
AMLPAlerian MLP ETFALPS1.42%$9.74B0.09%Equity: U.S. MLPs
GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETFVanEck0.51%$8.07B0.04%Equity: Global Gold Miners
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$8.00B0.02%Equity: U.S. Consumer Non-cyclicals
XLUUtilities Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$7.61B0.02%Equity: U.S. Utilities
VHTVanguard Health Care ETFVanguard0.10%$7.21B0.04%Equity: U.S. Health Care
VFHVanguard Financials ETFVanguard0.10%$6.69B0.02%Equity: U.S. Financials
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETFVanguard0.15%$5.10B0.05%Equity: Global Ex-U.S. Real Estate
FDNFirst Trust Dow Jones Internet Index FundFirst Trust0.54%$4.97B0.04%Equity: U.S. Internet
GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index FundNorthern Trust0.46%$4.75B0.03%Equity: Global Natural Resources
ITAiShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETFBlackRock0.44%$4.53B0.05%Equity: U.S. Aerospace & Defense
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global Advisors0.14%$4.50B0.02%Equity: U.S. Basic Materials
VNQVanguard REIT ETF0.81%0.95%5.10%9.59%6.57%10/19/2017
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund4.28%6.57%36.10%17.33%2.04%10/19/2017
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR Fund2.78%6.07%29.49%17.86%10.19%10/19/2017
XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR Fund2.28%4.41%21.66%17.46%11.02%10/19/2017
XLEEnergy Select Sector SPDR Fund1.88%3.89%-1.35%0.76%1.12%10/19/2017
VGTVanguard Information Technology ETF3.17%5.97%32.72%19.36%10.97%10/19/2017
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR Fund3.34%4.63%28.32%16.85%8.43%10/19/2017
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund2.13%0.22%17.01%16.13%11.48%10/19/2017
IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF1.60%4.88%25.57%19.39%15.03%10/19/2017
AMLPAlerian MLP ETF-2.67%-8.03%-7.42%-1.15%--   10/19/2017
GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF-1.72%5.68%-5.48%-14.03%-6.06%10/19/2017
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund-2.00%-1.11%6.75%11.57%9.80%10/19/2017
XLUUtilities Select Sector SPDR Fund1.37%5.15%17.25%12.07%7.25%10/19/2017
VHTVanguard Health Care ETF2.30%4.32%22.92%17.95%11.63%10/19/2017
VFHVanguard Financials ETF4.64%6.09%34.61%16.91%3.49%10/19/2017
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF-0.15%5.04%16.54%7.08%--   10/19/2017
FDNFirst Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund3.30%3.81%28.69%23.67%14.58%10/19/2017
GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund1.63%7.78%18.72%0.38%--   10/19/2017
ITAiShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF4.01%11.42%44.43%24.13%11.70%10/19/2017
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund2.77%5.20%26.07%11.83%5.83%10/19/2017
VNQVanguard REIT ETFVanguardEquity: U.S. Real EstateA949879
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. FinancialsA949875
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. TechnologyA9810087
XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. Health CareA989990
XLEEnergy Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. EnergyA989993
VGTVanguard Information Technology ETFVanguardEquity: U.S. TechnologyA989997
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. IndustrialsA989983
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. Consumer CyclicalsA989983
IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETFBlackRockEquity: U.S. BiotechA929576
AMLPAlerian MLP ETFALPSEquity: U.S. MLPs--------
GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETFVanEckEquity: Global Gold MinersA919486
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. Consumer Non-cyclicalsA989992
XLUUtilities Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. UtilitiesA979894
VHTVanguard Health Care ETFVanguardEquity: U.S. Health CareA989996
VFHVanguard Financials ETFVanguardEquity: U.S. FinancialsA989979
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETFVanguardEquity: Global Ex-U.S. Real EstateA958279
FDNFirst Trust Dow Jones Internet Index FundFirst TrustEquity: U.S. InternetA919744
GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index FundNorthern TrustEquity: Global Natural ResourcesB859377
ITAiShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETFBlackRockEquity: U.S. Aerospace & DefenseA929374
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR FundState Street Global AdvisorsEquity: U.S. Basic MaterialsA999876
VNQVanguard REIT ETF4.69%42.982.29 ------
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund1.48%15.941.37 ------
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR Fund1.41%23.894.84 ------
XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR Fund1.42%23.553.95 ------
XLEEnergy Select Sector SPDR Fund3.16%-482.201.78 ------
VGTVanguard Information Technology ETF1.03%27.945.02 ------
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR Fund1.83%23.134.54 ------
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund1.48%23.965.05 ------
IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF0.20%-208.165.54 ------
AMLPAlerian MLP ETF8.21%21.031.70 ------
GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF0.23%31.521.58 ------
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund2.70%21.675.15 ------
XLUUtilities Select Sector SPDR Fund3.11%34.222.09 ------
VHTVanguard Health Care ETF1.27%31.784.03 ------
VFHVanguard Financials ETF1.48%15.991.38 ------
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF3.47%10.421.09 ------
FDNFirst Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund--66.555.09 ------
GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund2.02%21.531.59 ------
ITAiShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF1.06%26.834.27 ------
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund1.81%27.643.54 ------
VNQVanguard REIT ETF
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR Fund
XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR Fund
XLEEnergy Select Sector SPDR Fund
VGTVanguard Information Technology ETF
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR Fund
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund
IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF
AMLPAlerian MLP ETF
GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund
XLUUtilities Select Sector SPDR Fund
VHTVanguard Health Care ETF
VFHVanguard Financials ETF
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF
FDNFirst Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund
GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund
ITAiShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund
Vanguard REIT ETFVNQEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorReal EstateBroad-basedNoNoNoMSCI US REIT IndexMSCIMarket CapMarket CapNo
Financial Select Sector SPDR FundXLFEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorFinancialsBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Financial Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
Technology Select Sector SPDR FundXLKEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorTechnologyBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Technology Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
Health Care Select Sector SPDR FundXLVEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorHealth CareBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Health Care Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
Energy Select Sector SPDR FundXLEEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorEnergyBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Energy Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
Vanguard Information Technology ETFVGTEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorTechnologyBroad-basedNoNoNoMSCI US Investable Market Information Technology 25/50 IndexMSCIMarket CapMarket CapNo
Industrial Select Sector SPDR FundXLIEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorIndustrialsBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Industrial Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR FundXLYEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorConsumer CyclicalsBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Consumer Discretionary Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETFIBBEquityExchange-specificNorth AmericaU.S.SectorHealth CareBiotechNoNoNoNASDAQ Biotechnology IndexNASDAQNASDAQ - ListedMarket CapNo
Alerian MLP ETFAMLPEquityDividendsNorth AmericaU.S.SectorEnergyMLPsNoNoNoAlerian MLP Infrastructure IndexAlerianDistributionsMarket CapNo
VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETFGDXEquityVanillaGlobalGlobalSectorBasic MaterialsGold MinersNoNoNoNYSE Arca Gold Miners IndexNYSEMarket CapMarket CapNo
Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR FundXLPEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorConsumer Non-cyclicalsBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Consumer Staples Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
Utilities Select Sector SPDR FundXLUEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorUtilitiesBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Utilities Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
Vanguard Health Care ETFVHTEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorHealth CareBroad-basedNoNoNoMSCI US Investable Market Health Care 25/50 IndexMSCIMarket CapMarket CapNo
Vanguard Financials ETFVFHEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorFinancialsBroad-basedNoNoNoMSCI US Investable Market Financials 25/50 IndexMSCIMarket CapMarket CapNo
Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETFVNQIEquityVanillaGlobal Ex-U.S.Global Ex-U.S.SectorReal EstateBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Global ex-U.S. Property IndexS&PMarket CapMarket CapNo
First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index FundFDNEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorTechnologyInternetNoNoNoDow Jones Internet Composite IndexDow JonesMarket CapMarket CapNo
FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index FundGUNREquityMulti-factorGlobalGlobalSectorThemeNatural ResourcesNoNoNoMorningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources IndexMorningstarProprietaryTieredNo
iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETFITAEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorIndustrialsAerospace & DefenseNoNoNoDow Jones U.S. Select Aerospace & Defense IndexDow JonesMarket CapMarket CapNo
Materials Select Sector SPDR FundXLBEquityVanillaNorth AmericaU.S.SectorBasic MaterialsBroad-basedNoNoNoS&P Materials Select Sector IndexS&PCommitteeMarket CapNo
VNQVanguard REIT ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLEEnergy Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
VGTVanguard Information Technology ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
AMLPAlerian MLP ETFC-Corporation20.0039.601099
GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLUUtilities Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
VHTVanguard Health Care ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
VFHVanguard Financials ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
FDNFirst Trust Dow Jones Internet Index FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
ITAiShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETFOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR FundOpen-Ended Fund20.0039.601099
VNQVanguard REIT ETF3.98 / 1043.758.7292.909.13%0.99%
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund4.09 / 1021.0810.6352.220.04%10.82%
XLKTechnology Select Sector SPDR Fund6.39 / 1085.4581.2926.356.89%0.78%
XLVHealth Care Select Sector SPDR Fund4.41 / 1027.6517.4321.1417.59%--
XLEEnergy Select Sector SPDR Fund4.05 / 1041.3510.01541.690.11%--
VGTVanguard Information Technology ETF6.33 / 1081.8279.7625.228.49%1.04%
XLIIndustrial Select Sector SPDR Fund6.13 / 1072.7374.42198.163.48%36.44%
XLYConsumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund3.99 / 1017.659.0061.090.43%16.02%
IBBiShares NASDAQ Biotechnology ETF4.20 / 1012.9412.9918.8440.91%--
AMLPAlerian MLP ETF2.64 / 105.260.28588.65----
GDXVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF4.40 / 1043.5317.18620.33--2.30%
XLPConsumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund5.27 / 1046.4346.6856.8215.16%26.56%
XLUUtilities Select Sector SPDR Fund6.23 / 1065.1277.313,062.236.49%72.19%
VHTVanguard Health Care ETF4.40 / 1022.3517.1422.3815.61%0.06%
VFHVanguard Financials ETF3.94 / 1016.228.0731.670.05%5.71%
VNQIVanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF5.11 / 1065.8938.8372.8211.05%0.13%
FDNFirst Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund4.42 / 1012.2717.7120.0610.89%8.15%
GUNRFlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index Fund4.60 / 1063.1622.48579.233.01%15.61%
ITAiShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF5.56 / 1042.8655.87109.450.39%76.42%
XLBMaterials Select Sector SPDR Fund4.40 / 1031.9417.22707.821.36%31.88%

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