Euro ETFs Down For Week

August 08, 2014

Geopolitical tensions in Ukraine hurt many European-focused ETFs last week, while a spike in volatility helped VIX-linked strategies in a week when the S&P 500 fell 21 points, or 1.1 percent.

Geopolitical tensions in Ukraine hurt many European-focused ETFs last week, while a spike in volatility helped VIX-linked strategies in a week when the S&P 500 fell 21 points, or 1.1 percent.

Top 10 Weekly Performers, Excluding Leverage/Inverse Funds and <1,000 Shares Traded

Ticker Name Weekly Performance Weekly Volume AUM ($, mm)
CVOL C-Tracks Citi Volatility ETN 23.50% 522,741 7.04
VXX iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN 9.77% 345,950,055 1,014.13
VIIX VelocityShares VIX Short Term ETN 9.71% 494,010 8.93
VIXY ProShares VIX Short-Term 9.69% 9,967,360 117.86
VIIZ VelocityShares VIX Mid Term ETN 8.88% 15,474 1.71
VXZ iPath S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN 8.20% 9,031,190 48.26
VIXM ProShares VIX Mid-term 7.73% 975,209 47.68
XVZ iPath S&P Dynamic VIX ETN 5.48% 52,294 30.01
WEAT Teucrium Wheat 4.48% 616,234 26.48
INFL PowerShares DB US Inflation ETN 3.84% 2,898 3.92

Bottom 10 Weekly Performers, Excluding Leverage/Inverse Funds and <1,000 Shares Traded

Ticker Name Weekly Performance Weekly Volume AUM ($, mm)
PGAL Global X FTSE Portugal 20 -12.25% 1,341,946 26.29
OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN -7.49% 2,749 3.47
GREK Global X FTSE Greece 20 -7.48% 2,668,257 252.86
EWI iShares MSCI Italy Capped -7.41% 68,929,075 1,820.64
QDEU SPDR MSCI Germany Quality Mix -6.65% 11,700 5.45
EWP iShares MSCI Spain Capped -6.14% 6,769,790 2,315.60
BJK Market Vectors Gaming -6.09% 120,706 54.73
JO iPath Dow Jones-UBS Coffee Total Return ETN -5.84% 618,048 86.24
TUR iShares MSCI Turkey -5.51% 2,674,974 513.71
SMEZ SPDR EURO STOXX Small Cap -5.43% 12,899 7.72

Disclaimer: All data as of 6 a.m. Eastern time the date the article is published. Data is believed to be accurate; however, transient market data is often subject to subsequent revision and correction by the exchanges.

 

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