U.S. Broad Market Bonds ETF Overview

U.S. broad market bond ETFs provide exposure to the domestic debt market. These one-stop-shop investments package a range of sovereign, corporate and municipal bonds together.

For many investors, broad market bond ETFs act as core fixed-income exposure, and they are as far as these investors will ever venture into the world of bond ETFs. These ETFs are part of the following market segments:

With 45 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, U.S. Broad Market Bonds ETFs gather total assets under management of $136.94B. The average expense ratio is 0.30%. U.S. Broad Market Bonds ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Fixed Income

The largest U.S. Broad Market Bonds ETF is the iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF AGG with $55.17B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing U.S. Broad Market Bonds ETF was the AGND at 4.89%. The most-recent ETF launched in the U.S. Broad Market Bonds space was the Hartford Schroders Tax-Aware Bond ETF HTAB in 04/18/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

SAGGDirexion Daily Total Bond Market Bear 1x Shares1.32%
AGNDWisdomTree Barclays Negative Duration U.S. Aggregate Bond Fund0.49%
LDURPIMCO Enhanced Low Duration Active ETF0.39%
ULSTSPDR SSgA Ultra Short Term Bond ETF0.36%
FLRNSPDR Bloomberg Barclays Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF0.30%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

PPTBPortfolio+ Total Bond Market ETF-1.67%
ILTBiShares Core 10+ Year USD Bond ETF-1.65%
AGGPIQ Enhanced Core Plus Bond U.S. ETF-1.02%
IMTBiShares Core 5-10 Year USD Bond ETF-0.82%
PBNDPowerShares PureBeta U.S. Aggregate Bond Portfolio-0.76%

top creations

AGGiShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF1,628.95
FLOTiShares Floating Rate Bond ETF1,220.95
SPABSPDR Portfolio Aggregate Bond ETF474.53
MINTPIMCO Enhanced Short Maturity Active ETF404.83
FTSMFirst Trust Enhanced Short Maturity ETF350.92

top redemptions

FLTBFidelity Limited Term Bond ETF-71.73
ILTBiShares Core 10+ Year USD Bond ETF-18.36
FIBRiShares Edge U.S. Fixed Income Balanced Risk ETF-14.63
AGNDWisdomTree Barclays Negative Duration U.S. Aggregate Bond Fund-8.72
LSSTNatixis Loomis Sayles Short Duration Income ETF--

AUM WINNERS

FLTBFidelity Limited Term Bond ETF82.03%
JPSTJPMorgan Ultra-Short Income ETF57.38%
NUAGNuShares Enhanced Yield U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF49.64%
BNDCFlexShares Core Select Bond Fund35.54%
AGNDWisdomTree Barclays Negative Duration U.S. Aggregate Bond Fund29.23%

AUM LOSERS

ILTBiShares Core 10+ Year USD Bond ETF-12.89%
FIBRiShares Edge U.S. Fixed Income Balanced Risk ETF-4.69%
PPTBPortfolio+ Total Bond Market ETF-1.23%
PBNDPowerShares PureBeta U.S. Aggregate Bond Portfolio-1.12%
BYLDiShares Yield Optimized Bond ETF-1.06%

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