U.S. Government ETF Overview

There are 67 U.S. Government ETFs which can be found in the following ETF.com analytics segments:

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  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Intermediate
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Long-Term
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Short-Term
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Agencies
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Agency MBS Intermediate
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Agency MBS Short-Term
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Intermediate
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Long-Term
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Short-Term
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government TIPS Long-Term
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Cash Equivalents
  • Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Floating Rate
  • Inverse Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury
  • Inverse Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Intermediate
  • Inverse Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Long-Term
  • Inverse Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Short-Term
  • Leveraged Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Intermediate
  • Leveraged Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Long-Term
  • Leveraged Fixed Income: U.S. Government Treasury Short-Term

The largest U.S. Government ETF is the iShares TIPS Bond ETF (TIP) with $23.74 B in assets under management and an expense ratio of 0.20% with a trailing 12 month gain of 2.29%. The best-performing ETF over the last 12 months was the Direxion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bull 3X Shares (TMF) with a total return of 23.16%. The most-recent ETF launched was the PowerShares PureBeta 0-5 Yr U.S. TIPS Portfolio (PBTP) in September 2017.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

DFVSiPath US Treasury 5-Year Bear ETN8.90%
DTUSiPath US Treasury 2-Year Bear ETN5.32%
DTYSiPath US Treasury 10-Year Bear ETN4.91%
DLBSiPath US Treasury Long Bond Bear ETN2.37%
ZROZPIMCO 25+ Year Zero Coupon US Treasury Index ETF1.38%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

DTULiPath US Treasury 2-year Bull ETN-5.36%
TMVDirexion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bear 3x Shares-1.92%
TTTProShares UltraPro Short 20+ Year Treasury-1.59%
DFVLiPath US Treasury 5-Year Bull ETN-1.50%
TBTProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury-1.13%

top creations

TIPiShares TIPS Bond ETF364.41
VTIPVanguard Short-Term Inflation-Protected Securities ETF330.57
VMBSVanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities ETF171.12
MBBiShares MBS ETF160.06
VGITVanguard Intermediate-Term Government Bond ETF154.44

top redemptions

TLTiShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF-1,355.70
IEIiShares 3-7 Year Treasury Bond ETF-455.00
GOVTiShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF-133.36
SCHOSchwab Short-Term US Treasury ETF-123.06
STPZPIMCO 1-5 Year US TIPS Index ETF-33.98

AUM WINNERS

SHViShares Short Treasury Bond ETF12.30%
RISESit Rising Rate ETF9.97%
SCHOSchwab Short-Term US Treasury ETF9.49%
TIPXSPDR Bloomberg Barclays 1-10 Year TIPS ETF8.10%
TBTProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury7.59%

AUM LOSERS

USTProShares Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury-58.70%
TUZPIMCO 1-3 Year US Treasury Index ETF-25.67%
TLHiShares 10-20 Year Treasury Bond ETF-14.42%
TMFDirexion Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bull 3X Shares-13.57%
TLTiShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF-12.03%